Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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mermaid shaped whistle
  • Country Unknown
  • mermaid shaped whistle, late 1800s–1992
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Depth: 5 x 3.5 x 2 cm
    Object Height/Width/Depth: 1 15/16 x 1 3/8 x 3/4 in
  • Gift of Allen A. Heflin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6410

The mermaid figure's tail is bent to the proper right. There is a hole on the proper left side and at the end of the tail. It is black.