Goulding, D'Almaine, Potter & Co. 4-Keyed Flute

Description:

This flute was made by Goulding, D’Almaine, Potter and Co. in London, England in 1816. It is a 4-keyed flute made of boxwood with ivory ferrules, an ivory crown cap, and silver keys. This flute is stamped:

PATENT
6
GOULDING
D'ALMAINE
POTTER & Co
SOHO-SQUARE
LONDON

The lower key is marked:

Benj.n Callender, 1816

Date Made: 1816

Maker: Goulding, D'Almaine, Potter & Co.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: Gift of Rev. Jeffrey Cave in honor of Sarah Hill Cave

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1983.0234.01Accession Number: 1983.0234Catalog Number: 1983.0234.01

Object Name: flute

Physical Description: boxwood (overall material)ivory (overall material)silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 23 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 60.325 cm x 3.175 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-6c72-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_606264

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