Whistle in the Form of a Bird



Whistle in the Form of a Bird


1000 - 1520 AD


Period VI
Central America, Greater Chiriqui, Diquis, Costa Rica/Panama
Buenos Aires Polychrome


2 3/8 x 2 1/2 x 1 3/4 in. (6 x 6.4 x 4.5 cm)

Object Number


Credit Line

Ex coll. William C. and Carol W. Thibadeau


Rebecca Stone-Miller, Seeing With New Eyes: Highlights of the Michael C. Carlos Museum Collection of Art of the Ancient Americas (Atlanta: Michael C. Carlos Museum, 2002), 130, figure 284.


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“Whistle in the Form of a Bird,” Michael C. Carlos Museum Collections Online, accessed April 5, 2020, http://carlos.digitalscholarship.emory.edu/items/show/7591.

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