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Vessel flute

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Provenance

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

Credit Line

Helen and Alice Colburn Fund

Unknown culture, before A.D. 1600

Object Place

Ecuador

Dimensions

Length 17.2 cm, height 7.3 cm, width 6.3 cm (Length 6 3/4 in., height 2 7/8 in., width 2 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

1984.400

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones