Raven Whistle Item Number: A3616 a-b from the MOA: University of British Columbia

Description

Unpainted, bottle-shaped, wooden whistle that is oval in cross section and comes to a tapered end. Previously broken into four lengthwise pieces, now repaired so there are two pieces (parts a-b). The first piece (part a) is semi-rounded and whole except for the chipped tapering end. The second piece (part b) is semi-rounded with a vertical crack down the middle of the tapering end.

Cultural Context

ceremonial