E.G. Williams 4-Keyed Flute

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Description (Brief)
This flute was made by E.G. Williams in London England, around 1818 to 1822. It is a 4-keyed flute made of boxwood with brass keys. This flute is stamped:

E.G.WILLIAMS [/] LONDON
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1818-1822
unspecified
Campbell, Miss M.B.
maker
Williams, E.G.
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
boxwood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 59.8 cm; x 23 9/16 in
overall: 23 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 59.69 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
MI.391823
accession number
195629
catalog number
391823
Credit Line
Gift of M. B. Campbell
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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