Flute Case

Flute Case

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Description (Brief)
This flute case was made by an unknown maker in Germany, around 1890-1897. It is made of wood, covered with black-stained leather, with metal fittings, and brown plush interior. Accessioned with Heinrich Friedrich Meyer flute (MI.392736).
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Physical Description
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
metal (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
overall: 2 1/8 in x 15 in x 5 in; 5.3975 cm x 38.1 cm x 12.7 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Col. George T. Van der Hoef and Harriet Bellamy Van der Hoef
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National Museum of American History
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