Flute Case

Flute Case

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Description
This flute case was made by an unknown maker in England, around 1800-1825. It is made of wood, with a medium-brown stain, wood inlay trim on top, metal fittings, and green fabric interior. Accessioned with flute (MI.300888).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
case
date made
1800-1825
place made
United Kingdom: England
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 7/16 in x 12 1/16 in x 5 in; 6.19125 cm x 30.63875 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
MI.300888.01
catalog number
300888.01
accession number
61805
Credit Line
Gift of Mrs. Thomas K. Boggs
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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