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Cream on red slip paint

Provenance

Before 1984, sold by a dealer, New York, to Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts; 1984, sold by Deihl to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Nayarit culture, 200 B.C.–A.D. 300

Object Place

Mexico

Dimensions

Length 24.4 cm, width 8.5 cm, height 15 cm (Length 9 5/8 in., width 3 3/8 in., height 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

1984.359

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones