Beautiful handmade Peruvian Ocarinas.
Handmade in Peru. Dating from the time of the Incas, used as instruments for festivals, rituals and ceremonies. This Ocarina whistle/flute originated in the Andes Mountain in Peru. It’s know as the most primitive type of flute found in the Americas. Made with red clay and hand painted with ancient symbols and designs from the region of Cuzco in Peru.
They came in different shape like the traditional pistol,doughnut and oval. Also they are made to represent animal and other forms of life. Ancient players of this flute played notes in their highlands villages where the main trade was raising herds of llamas and alpacas. The ocarina were also used to communicate sound signals from the mountains to the canyons.
This flute has 6 holes front side and two holes at the back and also has a string so you can wear it around your neck.
This Ocarina comes with a leather pouch for safe keeping. Pouch was handmade by Calvin.