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Loan Object
Maker: Unknown

Flute with avian head

A.D. 600–900

Ceramic

9.9 × 6.3 × 47 cm (3 7/8 × 2 1/2 × 18 1/2 in.)
Lent by Joy Brandt-Viertel
ILE2009.20.11
Geography: 
Made in Veracruz, Mexico
Culture: 
Mexico, Veracruz, possibly Nopiloa
Period: 
Late Classic Period
Classification: 
Musical Instruments
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