Pottery Flute and Rattle

Period: Pre-Columbian
Date: late 15th century?
Geography: Mexico
Culture: Mexican
Medium: clay
Dimensions: L. 285 mm.; W (column) 22 mm.; D. 53 mm.; Diam. of rattle (greatest) 54 mm. Wt. 118 g.
Classification: Aerophone and Idiophone-flue blown / vessel rattle
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1277

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