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Fipple Flute

Period:
Pre-Columbian
Date:
ca. 600–900
Geography:
Mexico
Culture:
Mexican (Veracruz)
Medium:
Pottery, polychrome
Dimensions:
12.1 x 2.7 x 28.9 cm (W. applied figure 4-3/4 x Tube Diam. 1-1/16 x L. 11-3/8 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Whistle Flute-recorder
Credit Line:
Purchase, Clara Mertens Bequest, in memory of André Mertens, and Purchase by subscription, by exchange, 2002
Accession Number:
2002.188
Not on view
"Recent Acquisitions: A Selection 2001-2002." The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (2002), pg. 48, ill.



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