Flute Case


This flute case was made by an unknown maker in the United States, around 1822-1857. It is made of rosewood, with metal fittings, and a red-orange fabric and paper interior. Accessioned with Eisenbrandt flute (MI.66.198).

Date Made: 1822-1857

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States

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


Exhibition Location:

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MI.66.198.01Catalog Number: 66.198.01Accession Number: 272025

Object Name: case

Physical Description: rosewood (overall material)metal (overall material)fabric (overall material)paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 2 in x 12 5/8 in x 4 7/8 in; 5.08 cm x 32.0675 cm x 12.3825 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-775c-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1802617

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.