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turtle-shaped whistle
  • Mexico
  • turtle-shaped whistle, late 1800s–2000
  • Where object was made: Coyotepec, Mexico
  • ceramic, incising
  • Object Height/Width/Length: 4 x 5.5 x 9.5 cm
    Object Height/Width/Length: 1 9/16 x 2 1/8 x 3 3/4 in
  • Gift of William and Shirley Griffith
  • Not on display
  • 2007.4745
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Description

The small black ceramic turtle has detail incised on the face, shell, and feet. There are three small holes on the underside.