Flute Case

Flute Case

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Description (Brief)
This flute case was made by an unknown maker, provenance unknown, around 1872-1889. It is made of wood, covered with black-stained leather, with metal fittings, and purple plush interior. Accessioned with Hanken & Zoon flute (1985.0016.21).
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date made
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
metal (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
overall: 2 3/16 in x 16 3/16 in x 4 1/2 in; 5.55625 cm x 41.11625 cm x 11.43 cm
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catalog number
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Credit Line
Gift of James M. Swain
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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