• Culture/People:

    Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl)

  • Object name:

    Three-part whistle with bellows

  • Native term:

    madzis

  • Date created:

    1870-1910

  • Place:

    Cape Mudge; Comox-Strathcona Regional District; British Columbia; Canada

  • Media/Materials:

    Wood, hide, cotton cloth, cotton cord/cordage

  • Techniques:

    Carved, wrapped

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Collected for MAI by George Heye in 1922 using funds donated by MAI trustee Harmon W. Hendricks (1846-1928).

  • Dimensions:

    29 x 14.6 x 6.6 cm

  • Catalog number:

    11/5142

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