Title: Whistle in the Form of Two Human Figures
Date: c.700–400 BC
Culture: Tembladera
Period: Early Horizon period
c.900–200 BC
Medium: ceramic with pigment
7 5/16 x 3 9/16 x 1 15/16 in. (18.5 x 9 x 5 cm)
Credit Line: Gift of Morton D. May
Object Number: 186:1979
Place of origin: Peru
Current Location: Not On View
Exhibition History
Title: Chavín – Arrival of the Gods in the Andes
Date: September 24, 2012 – March 10, 2013
Venue: Museum Rietberg
Publication History
Title: Ceramic Echoes: Historical References in Contemporary Ceramics
Editor: Garth Clark
Publisher: Contemporary Art Society
Title: Pre-Columbian Art: The Morton D. May and the Saint Louis Art Museum Collections
Author: Lee A. Parsons
Author: Ryntha M. Johnson
Publisher: Harper & Row
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