Format 3D Object
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Anonymous
Language English
Subjects Physical Objects
Transverse Flute
DCM 0333: Anonymous / Transverse Flute
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-  Transverse Flute
-  Physical Objects
Physical Objects
-  Key Holes System: 0/6 holes, cylindrical bore.
-  Physical Description: 1 piece.
-  Mark Maximum: No mark.
-  Condition: Completely broken apart at first fingerhole, later repaired.
-  Provenance: Sumner Healey, New York, 25 Apr. 1923. Formerly in the Tolbecque collection. This probably refers to the collection of Auguste Tolbecque, 1830-1919, Niort, France. Tolbecque was a composer, stringed instrument maker, cellist, and collector of musical instruments. In 1879, the Belgian government purchased many instruments from the Tolbecque collection for the Brussels Conservatory. This instrument probably comes from a second collection of instruments which was dispersed in 1922 along with Tolbecque's library. Biographical information on Tolbecque per Elisabeth Bernard, “Auguste Tolbecque,” The New Grove Dictionary of Music Online ed. L. Macy (Accessed 29 April 2003), []
White porcelain, painted black and gilt under glaze.; 32 cm.
nonprojected graphic
1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
Source Collection
Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection
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