Muzio Clementi & Co. 1-Keyed Flute

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Description (Brief)
This flute was made by Muzio Clementi & Co. in London, England around 1802 to 1821. It is a 1-keyed flute made of boxwood with ivory ferrules, and a brass key. This flute is marked:

CLEMENTI & CO [/] LONDON
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1802-1821
unspecified
Davis, Bruce
maker
Clementi & Co., Muzio
Muzio Clementi & Co.
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
boxwood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 60 cm; x 23 5/8 in
overall: 23 11/16 in x 1 1/2 in; 60.16625 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
MI.69.02
catalog number
69.02
accession number
281112
Credit Line
Gift of Bruce Davis
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
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Flutes
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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