Format 3D Object
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Anonymous, Arabic
Language English
Subjects End Blown Flute
Physical Objects
Title
DCM 0630: Anonymous, Arabic(?) / End-blown Flute
Contributor Names
Anonymous, Arabic(?)
Subject Headings
-  End-blown Flute
-  Physical Objects
Genre
Physical Objects
Notes
-  Key Holes System: 0/6 holes plus membrane hole.
-  Physical Description: DCM ledger: "Cut in two at knot, to get in trunk."
-  Mark Maximum: No mark.
-  At each end of the closely spaced septa, there is turned or hand-filed an approximately 5 mm. wide channel which is then decorated with a winding of silver or metal wire. The upper end likely had either an added length of integral bamboo material or another material carved to have a continuous bevel to function as the edge.
-  Condition: The decorative wire windings are missing from the upper 3 septum areas described above although some or all of that wire material was placed inside the bore of the instrument. Originally in one piece, this instrument was cut in two at the 3rd septum from the top to fit into a trunk.
-  Provenance: André Rossignol, Paris, 28 July 1926.
Medium
Bamboo, brass ferrules, silver or other unidentified metal wire.; 78.2 cm.
Form
nonprojected graphic
photonegative
Extent
1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
Source Collection
Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection
Repository
Music Division
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.music/dcmflute.0630
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.music.dcmflute.0630/mets.xml
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