Henry Wylde 8-Keyed Flute


This flute was made by Henry Wylde in London, England around 1838 to 1852. It is an 8-keyed flute made of rosewood with silver ferrules, keys, and embouchure plate. This flute is stamped:


Date Made: 1838-1852

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United Kingdom: England, London

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Credit Line: Gift of Estate of Bertha Moulton

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MI.64.013Accession Number: 249582Catalog Number: 64.013

Object Name: flute

Physical Description: rosewood (overall material)silver (overall material)Measurements: overall: 27 in x 1 1/2 in; 68.58 cm x 3.81 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-459f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_606564

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