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Vessel flute

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Red and black on cream slip paint

Provenance

1984, sold by Douglas Deihl, Northampton, Massachusetts, to the MFA. (Accession Date: June 13, 1984)

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Guanacaste-Nicoya culture, Period V, A.D. 500–800

Object Place

Costa Rica

Dimensions

Length 10.2 cm, width 5.4 cm, height 5.9 cm (Length 4 in., width 2 1/8 in., height 2 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.365

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones