Alfred G. Badger Boehm System Flute

Alfred G. Badger Boehm System Flute

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This flute was made by Alfred G. Badger in New York, New York around 1875 to 1892. It is a Boehm system flute made of silver with an ebony end cap. This flute is marked:

A. G. BADGER
MAKER
NEW YORK

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
flute
Date made
1875-1892
maker
Badger, Alfred G.
place made
United States: New York, New York
Physical Description
silver (overall material)
ebony (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 28 7/16 in x 1 3/4 in; 72.23125 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
MI.75.37
accession number
314091
catalog number
75.37
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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