George Cloos 8-Keyed Flute

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Description (Brief)
This flute was made by George Cloos in New York, New York around 1880 to 1910. It is an 8-keyed flute made, serial #9537, of ebony with German silver ferrules and keys. This flute is stamped:

9537 [/] Geo. Cloos [/] LP
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1880-1910
maker
Cloos, George
Cloos, George
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
ebony (overall material)
German silver (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 68.3 m; x 224 1/16 ft
overall: 27 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 68.8975 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
MI.63.283
accession number
243873
catalog number
63.283
Credit Line
Gift of Wingate Sikes
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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