Nopiloa Whistle Figure

Nopiloa Whistle Figure

Pre-columbian Nopiloa Hollow Whistling Figure from Mexico, ca. 600-900 A.D. A hollow molded red-brown terracotta standing warrior holding a round shield and axe, wearing a stylized zoomorphic mask with a noded headdress. White painted slip with red highlights. Whistle incorporated into the lower right leg.

7″ in height.