Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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lizard shaped whistle
  • Country Unknown
  • lizard shaped whistle, late 1800s–1992
  • ceramic
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 2.5 x 3.5 x 6 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 x 1 3/8 x 2 3/8 in
  • Gift of Allen A. Heflin
  • Not on display
  • 2007.6417

This is a lizard shaped whistle. It has four short legs, a long tail, and a pointed head. There is a hole on the underside and on the proper left side. It is black.