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Whistle? (one of three); made of black pottery; in the form of rooster; round base tapering in to stem; body mounted on stem; marks incised on sides for wings; hole below right wing and in front of left wing; comb on head and below beak; vertical tail feathers; circle incised for eye.

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    British Museum
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