English 7-Keyed Flute

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Description (Brief)
This flute was made by an unknown maker in England, around 1800 to 1825. It is a 7-keyed flute made of ivory with silver ferrules and keys.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1800-1825
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
ivory (overall material)
silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 67.3 cm; 26 1/2 in
overall: 26 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 67.945 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
MI.300888
accession number
61805
catalog number
300888
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Thomas K. Boggs
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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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