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Whistle

Description

Wooden box-like shape with slider. It has a slot for blowing and an opening for the air to escape. [see cataloguing worksheet for diagram]

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1840-1860
Inscriptions
Carved on slider: /B /C /A/ B /C/ D/ E/ F/ G
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
maple (wood)
painting (coating)
Object type
Musical T&E
Descriptive terms
Maple
maple (wood)
Painted
painting (coating)
WHISTLE
whistles
Dimensions
7 x 2.5 x 1.25 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1992.504
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
10616

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