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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

Narino culture, 1900–50

Object Place

Colombia

Dimensions

Length 14.5 cm, width 5.2 cm, height 5.2 cm (Length 5 11/16 in., width 2 1/16 in., height 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

1984.401

Medium or Technique

Earthenware

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Aerophones