Thomas Key 8-Keyed Flute

Description:

This flute was made by Thomas Key in London, England around 1800-1825. It is an 8-keyed flute made of boxwood with ivory ferrules and brass keys. This flute is stamped:

KEY
LONDON

Date Made: 1800-1825

Maker: Key, Thomas

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

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Credit Line: Gift of Alyce Maylard

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1984.0339.01Accession Number: 1984.0339Catalog Number: 1984.0339.01

Object Name: flute

Physical Description: boxwood (overall material)ivory (overall material)brass (overall material)Measurements: overall: 26 in x 1 1/2 in; 66.04 cm x 3.81 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-63b6-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_606255

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