C.G. Conn & Co. Boehm System FLute

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Description (Brief)
This flute was made by the C.G. Conn & Co. of Elkhart, Indiana, about 1920. It is a Boehm system flute made of ebonite with silver ferrules and keys. This flute is stamped:

MADE BY [/] C.G.CONN [/] ELKHART [/]- IND.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
ca 1920
maker
C. G. Conn & Co.
place made
United States: Indiana, Elkhart
Physical Description
ebonite (overall material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 65.8 cm; 25 7/8 in
overall: 25 13/16 in x 1 13/16 in; 65.56375 cm x 4.60375 cm
ID Number
MI.314522
accession number
65117
catalog number
314522
Credit Line
Gift of Harry L. McCalmont
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Flutes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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