Goulding & Co. 1-Keyed Flute

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Description (Brief)
This flute was made by Goulding & Co. in London, England around 1795 to 1805. It is a 1-keyed flute made of stained boxwood with ivory ferrules and a brass key. This flute is stamped:

GOULDING & CO.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1795-1805
unspecified
Brown, Howard M.
maker
Goulding & Co.
place made
United Kingdom: England, London
Physical Description
boxwood (overall material)
ivory (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 60.6 cm; x 23 7/8 in
overall: 24 1/8 in x 1 5/8 in; 61.2775 cm x 4.1275 cm
ID Number
MI.66.084
catalog number
66.084
accession number
261637
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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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