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Tin whistle, 'Soodlum' whistle, duct flute in D. Green plastic head and cylindrical plated metal body. The long, straight mouthpiece has a rectangular mouth hole. Rectangular mouth or window. The body has six round finger holes of varying sizes. A round yellow sticker printed with green writing is applied to the front above the holes and reads: 'SOODLUMS/D/TIN WHISTLE/MADE IN IRELAND'. Whistle retains its original packaging, a blister pack with a transparent plastic cavity and a card backing, the front of which reads: 'SOODLUM'S/A SOUVENIR/OF IRELAND/IRISH/TIN//WHISTLE/D/The/Soodlum/whistle is/a genuine/musical/instrument/used by top/Irish/musicians./It has a/mellow tone/which makes it/easy to learn/and enjoyable/to play/The Tin Whistle/is suited to/all types of/music and will/give many hours/of pleasure./Playing instructions/on back of this pack/Made in Ireland'. A white sticker at the top gives the price as: £1.95

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penny whistle
M13-1989
Musical Instruments


421.221.12 open flutes with internal duct, with fingerholes
Broad category
Musical Instruments, Aerophone
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  penny whistle
object name:  tin whistle in D
object name:  whistle
common name:  toy
object name (AAT):  Soodlum’s penny whistle in D
object name (Horniman Ethno.):  duct flute
catalogue title:  421.221.12 open flutes with internal duct, with fingerholes
display title:  421.221.12 open flutes with internal duct and fingerholes
display title:  421.221.12 open flutes with internal duct, with fingerholes

Place
Dublin, Ireland; Europe
Additional place information
Dublin 
Date made
circa 1989
Additional date information
circa 1989 

Measurements
overall: 365 x 95 x 25 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 365 x 95 x 25 mm


Related objects
whistle; duct flute
Related subjects
association: Family and Home
object name (old): duct flutes
object name (AAT): whistles
object name: penny whistles
object name (Horniman Ethno.): toys
classified as: 421.221.12 Open flutes with internal duct with fingerholes

Record created 1999-12-26 by BCURTIS
Record last updated 2017-03-21 by XGVIEWS