John Clinton & Co. Equisonant Flute

Description:

This flute was made by John Clinton & Co. in London, England about1862. It is a Clinton System flute, Equisonant model, made of silver. This flute is engraved:

PRIZE MEDAL EQUISONANT
CLINTON & Co.
SOLE PATENTEES
35 Percy Street
LONDON

Date Made: 1862

Maker: Clinton & Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

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Credit Line: Gift of James M. Swain

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1985.0016.16Accession Number: 1985.0016Catalog Number: 1985.0016.16

Object Name: flute

Physical Description: silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 25 3/4 in x 2 in x 1 1/2 in; 65.405 cm x 5.08 cm x 3.81 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-437d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_606226

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