Format 3D Object
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors (Carl) Augustin Grenser I
Dates 1753
Location Dresden
Language English
Subjects Flute in C
Physical Objects
Title
DCM 0140: (Carl) Augustin Grenser I / Flute in C
Contributor Names
(Carl) Augustin Grenser I
Created / Published
Dresden, a1753
Subject Headings
-  Flute in C
-  Physical Objects
Genre
Physical Objects
Notes
-  Key Holes System: 1 key, square flap.
-  Physical Description: 4 sections. Extra upper body joint.
-  Mark Maximum: D // (fleur de lis) / A. GRENSER / .5. Extra upper marked .7.
-  Mark Additional: Mark on upper joints. Head marked: D // (fleur-de-lis) / A. GRENSER.. Lower joint: D // (fleur-de-lis) / A. GRENSER / ..
-  Foot marked: (fleur-de-lis) / A. GRENSER / .. Register on foot. According to Seyfrit, v. 1: "The section marked .7. has been shortened from an original length of about 618 mm. The key is not original." 5 and 7 of 7 corps de rechange as indicated on foot register. The early provenance of this instrument is uncertain, however, according to DCM correspondence with Mignolet, 1920, it was "...one of Frederick the Great's," as the flute came from a family in Breslau who stated this.
-  Condition: Crack in register ferrule.
-  Provenance: Jean Mignolet, Denver, Colorado, 20 Sept. 1920.
Medium
Boxwood, ivory and boxwood screw cap and register, ivory ferrules, brass key.; 59.8 cm., 62.6 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.0140
Other Formats
http://lcweb2.loc.gov/diglib/ihas/loc.music.dcmflute.0140/mets.xml
Access Condition
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