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U991.15.38
Artist / Maker : Unknown
Title : Untitled (Whistle)
Date (Execution) : 1000-1550
Geographical Origin : Diquis Delta, Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Cultural Group : Diquis
Style / Period : Pre-Columbian
Medium / Material  : Ceramic; Paint
Support / Technique :
Object Type : whistles
Visual Description : Reed-shaped whistle with two finger-holes. Cylindrical chamber is open at the distal end. Finger-holes are on the upper side of the cylinder, in the centre and 1.2 cm from the distal end. No provision for suspension. Reddish-brown clay with a cream slip and red decoration. The bands in red paint encircle the centre, front and terminal openings of the cylindrical chamber.
Accession # : U991.15.38
Width (cm) : 10.00
Height (cm) : 1.50
Depth (cm) : 0.00
Mandatory Credit : Gift of William and Henrietta Schmidt
Artist Statement :