Format 3D Object
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Anonymous, Central American Indian
Location Guatemala
Language English
Subjects Double Effigy Whistle
Physical Objects
Title
DCM 1027: Anonymous, Central American Indian / Double Effigy Whistle
Contributor Names
Anonymous, Central American Indian
Created / Published
Guatemala
Subject Headings
-  Double Effigy Whistle
-  Physical Objects
Genre
Physical Objects
Notes
-  Key Holes System: One hole, possibly a fingerhole. However, as is, the instrument sounds no pitch at all.
-  Physical Description: Pottery object with human face at one end and fanciful land or sea animal face with open mouth at other end, incorporating pachyderm-like trunk or nose folded upward and back over most of the object's length and then turning upward over the human effigy.
-  Mark Maximum: No mark.
-  DCM ledger: "Guatemala."
-  Condition: Random shrinkage cracks.
-  Provenance: N. E. Carter, Elkhorn, Wisconsin, 6 Nov. 1930.
Medium
Pottery.; 25.6 x 15.2 x 9.7 cm.
Form
nonprojected graphic
photonegative
Extent
1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
Source Collection
Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection
Repository
Music Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/dcmflute.1027
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.music.dcmflute.1027/mets.xml
Access Condition
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