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Whistle, owl call, duct flute. The cylindrical wooden body is stopped with a flat circular face at the distal end. The beak is decorated with three turned grooves. The mouth or window is triangular with the chamfer down the two side edges. The proximal face is slightly angled with a shallow round block. The upper edge of the beak is rounded in profile.

Details

whistle; duct flute
M10.7.54/1
Musical Instruments

1 item (description level: whole)

421.221.31
Broad category
Musical Instruments, Aerophone
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  whistle; duct flute
object name:  vessel flute
object name:  whistle
catalogue title:  421.221.31

Place
Bulgaria; Europe
Additional place information
Bulgaria 
Date made
1925-1954
Additional date information
date made:  1925-1954 

Materials & techniques
wood
Additional material & technique information
material: wood (overall)
Measurements
overall: 125 x 62 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 125 x 62 mm

Provenance
vendor:  Wortley's Little Curio Shop  Undefined - 1954-07-10


Related subjects
object name (unclassified): whistles
object name: duct flutes

Record created 1999-06-24 by PAUL
Record last updated 2017-10-23 by XGVIEWS