Whistle

60-14-42

From: Mexico (Central America) | Veracruz (Mexico) | Cerro de las Mesas

Curatorial Section: American

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Object Number 60-14-42
Current Location Collections Storage
Provenience Mexico (Central America) | Veracruz (Mexico) | Cerro de las Mesas
Culture Area Central American
Period Classic | Postclassic
Date Made 1960
Section American
Materials Ceramic
Description

Gritty paste. Mold made in deep, open mold (?) Painted in white and black. Human figure depicted. Facial treatment, detailed and modeled. Clothing and ornaments also depicted in detail. Basic whistle form like Drucker's Type VI figurines.

Height 8.7 cm
Width 4.2 cm
Thickness 0.6 cm
Credit Line Museum Purchase, 1960

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