Simple System Flute

Description (Brief)
This flute was made by an unknown maker in Germany or the United States around 1895 to 1905. It is a Simple System flute made of rosewood with German silver ferrules and keys.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1895-1905
Physical Description
rosewood (overall material)
german silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28 3/16 in x 1 3/4 in; 71.59625 cm x 4.445 cm
overall: 28 in x 1 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 71.12 cm x 4.445 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
1985.0016.34
accession number
1985.0016
catalog number
1985.0016.34
Credit Line
Gift of James M. Swain
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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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