English 7-Keyed Flute

Description:

This flute was made by an unknown maker in England, around 1800 to 1825. It is a 7-keyed flute made of ivory with silver ferrules and keys.

Date Made: 1800-1825

Place Made: United Kingdom: England

See more items in: Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments, Music & Musical Instruments, Flutes

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Related Publication: Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.

Credit Line: Gift of Mrs. Thomas K. Boggs

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MI.300888Accession Number: 61805Catalog Number: 300888

Object Name: flute

Physical Description: ivory (overall material)silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 26 3/4 in x 1 1/2 in; 67.945 cm x 3.81 cmoverall: 1 1/2 in x 26 1/2 in; 3.81 cm x 67.31 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a9-ee71-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1160909

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