Format 3D Object
Photos, Prints, Drawings
Contributors Charles Sax
Dates 1815 to 1852
Location Brussels
Language English
Subjects Flute in C
Physical Objects
DCM 0965: Charles Sax / Flute in C
Contributor Names
Charles Sax
Created / Published
Brussels, 1815-1852
Subject Headings
-  Flute in C
-  Physical Objects
Physical Objects
-  Key Holes System: 8 keys, saltspoon, post and rod mounted on crescent flanges inlaid into body of instrument. Low C key mounted above C# key in single metal saddle similar to instrument of Drouet and Laurent.
-  Mark Maximum: * / SAX / FACr. DU ROI / A BRUXELLES. / *
-  Physical Description: 4 sections, tuning slide in head.
-  Mark Additional: Mark on head, upper, lower, foot. Barrel: * / SAX / *
-  Condition: Head joint, both sections, cracked. Lower joint and foot joint sockets cracked. Upper C guide post flange missing one screw.
-  Provenance: George Cloetens, Brussels, 9 Aug. 1930.
Unidentified hard wood, stained brown, inlaid mother-of-pearl or shell in cap. Silver keys, lined sockets, and ferrules with delicate knurled beading.; 67.8 cm.
nonprojected graphic
1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
Source Collection
Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection
Music Division
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