C.G. Conn Ltd. Boehm System Flute

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Description (Brief)
This flute was made by C.G. Conn Ltd. in Elkhart, Indiana in 1917. It is a Boehm system flute, serial #44067, made of silver with an ebonite embouchure, and an ebonite knuckle rest and palm crutch. This flute is marked:

MADE BY [/] C.G. Conn Ltd. [/] ELKHART - IND. [//] 44067 [/] C.L.
Location
Currently not on view
Date made
1917
maker
C. G. Conn Ltd.
place made
United States: Indiana, Elkhart
Measurements
flute: 26 5/8 in x 2 in; 67.6275 cm x 5.08 cm
flute rest: 1 1/2 in x 1 11/16 in x 9/16 in; 3.81 cm x 4.28625 cm x 1.42875 cm
ID Number
1993.0520.01
accession number
1993.0520
catalog number
1993.0520.01
serial number
44067
Credit Line
Gift of Hazel H. Stoll
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Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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