Whistle in the Form of an Animal

Unidentified Maya maker



Red terracotta

Overall: 1 3/4 × 3 1/4 × 1 15/16 in. (4.5 × 8.3 × 4.9 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mrs. Victor M. Cutter, Class of 1903W



Place Made: Villanueva, Ulúa River Valley, Honduras, Central America



Object Name

Musical Instrument

Research Area


Not on view


Collected by Victor M. Cutter, early 1900's; lent to present collection, 1938-1953; bequeathed to Mrs. Victor M. Cutter [Florence deJongh Cutter], 1953; given to present collection, 1953.

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