Whistle with an Iguana or Saurian Sculpted on its Surface

A work made of ceramic and pigment.
CC0 Public Domain Designation

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  • A work made of ceramic and pigment.

Date:

c. A.D. 1300

Artist:

Tairona
Sierra Nevada de Santa Marta, Colombia

About this artwork

On View

Arts of the Americas, Gallery 136

Culture

Tairona

Title

Whistle with an Iguana or Saurian Sculpted on its Surface

Origin

Colombia

Date

1200–1400

Medium

Ceramic and pigment

Dimensions

H. 4.5 cm (1 3/4 in.)

Credit Line

Gift of Mrs. Everett McNear in memory of Everett McNear

Reference Number

1986.1083

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