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Wheildon Whistle

Description

Ceramic (stoneware) whistle with light green and dark green speckled glaze; shaped like a bird; tail of bird is the whistle's blowhole; no glaze on the bottom.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
18th century
Material
firing (technique)
glazing (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
Object type
Musical T&E
Places
England (United Kingdom) [country]
Descriptive terms
Bird
figure- and animal-derived motifs
firing (technique)
glazing (coating)
stoneware (pottery)
Whistle
whistles
Accession Number
2002.53.3
Credit Line
Estate of Reginald S. Bacon
GUSN
265851

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