Whistle

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Accession Number: 2012.ph.597

Description:

Tin whistle with six finger holes, similar to that of a recorder.

Alternative Name: Tin Whistle

Primary Materials: Metal

Markings:

“G” is impressed above the top finger hole.

Dimensions (cm): Length=21.5, Diameter=1

Function: Used in acoustical experiments

Condition:

Good, with some slight spots of corrosion that are generally dispersed.

Provenance:

University of Toronto Physics Department

Additional Information and References:

Former catalogue number for this object is “PHY 33”. The former card catalogue entry for this number indicates: “Whistle; Silver colour tube with 6 finger holes and mouthpiece (21.5 cm). Marked “G” above holes. Used in acoustical experiments.” Recorded by “JAS 16/1/78”