Fingering Chart of the Diatonic Flute

Description:

This fingering chart was made by John A. Kyle and sold by William Hall and Son in New York, New York, ca. 1850. The fingering chart is for a 4-keyed flute. It is made of paper with black ink.

Date Made: ca 1850

Publisher: William Hall & Son

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: New York, New York

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

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Credit Line: Transfer from U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Deparment of the Interior

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MI.387979.02Catalog Number: 387979.02Accession Number: 191245

Object Name: document

Physical Description: paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 14 1/8 in x 10 11/16 in; 35.8775 cm x 27.14625 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-cdec-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1802571

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