Flute Case

Flute Case

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Description (Brief)
This flute case was made by an unknown maker in the United States, around 1848-1857. It is made of wood, covered with black-stained leather, with metal fittings, and red fabric interior. Accessioned with William Hall & Son flute (MI.387979).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
case with accessories
date made
1848-1857
place made
United States
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
metal (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 in x 13 5/8 in x 5 in; 5.08 cm x 34.6075 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
MI.387979.01
catalog number
387979.01
accession number
191245
Credit Line
Transfer from U.S. Geological Survey, U.S. Deparment of the Interior
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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