Flute Case

Flute Case

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Description (Brief)
This flute case was made by an unknown maker in Germany, around 1818-1834. It is made of wood, with a brown-stained patterned leather cover, with metal fittings, and ivory plush interior. Accessioned with Euler flute (MI.378578).
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
case
date made
1818-1834
place made
Germany
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
leather (overall material)
metal (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 2 in x 13 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in; 5.08 cm x 34.925 cm x 11.43 cm
ID Number
MI.378579.01
catalog number
378579.01
accession number
144244
Credit Line
Gift of Henrietta F. Dunlap
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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