Format 3D Object
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Anonymous
Language English
Subjects Flute in C
Physical Objects
Title
DCM 0872: Anonymous / Flute in C
Contributor Names
Anonymous
Subject Headings
-  Flute in C
-  Physical Objects
Genre
Physical Objects
Notes
-  Key Holes System: 10 keys, square flaps, including unusual alternate G# for RH 1st or 2nd finger, pin in block.
-  Physical Description: 4 sections.
-  Mark Maximum: No mark.
-  Condition: Socket end of head contains both inner and outer brass lining tubes which appear to have been added as a repair attempt; upper tenon of the upper joint has been shaved down precariously thin to fit between those metal tubes. Likewise, its lower tenon and adjacent middle joint socket have a similar arrangement of metal tubing additions, the originality of which is not clear, and the middle joint tenon and foot joint socket share a similar design. Cap and ferrules are likely not original anyway. This instrument probably had ivory or bone in those places, one of which still exists at lower end of foot joint.
-  Provenance: Sigmund Koch, Munich, 23 July 1929.
Medium
Ebony(?), wood cap and cork-setting mechanism, mother-of-pearl bushing at embouchure, end of cap, bushings for 6 principal fingerholes, and at silver ferrules. Silver keys, metal-lined head.; 66.15 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.0872
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.music.dcmflute.0872/mets.xml
Access Condition
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