Whistle

whistle
view: right
whistle
view: back
whistle
view: front
Description:

This smaller whistle has a cylindrical base with a suspension loop on one side, which shows evidence of wear, and an air vent on the opposite side. The tip is bulbous with a flat top.


Object details
Type of object: Whistle
Type category: Implements and utensils
Material: Ivory
Width: 0
Height: 0
Depth: 0
Origin
Style/Period: Helen Coleman
Date range: 1900-1999 CE
Discovery site: Helen Coleman
Environment:
Creator
Technique:
Personal name: -
Role: -
Culture: Kongo
Record data
Artworld id: 10027
Current accession number: UEA 769b
Former accession number: -
Credit line: Whistle. Africa, Zaire: Kongo. 20th century. Elephant ivory.h. 5.2cm. Acquired 1980. UEA 769b.
Recorded by: SA
Record date: Thu, 1st Jan 1970
Copyright: Copyright© by the Sainsbury Centre for Visual Arts, UEA, Norwich, 2002. All Rights reserved