Collection Items

  • 3D Object
    DCM 0011: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See "Flutes of Glass," by DCM, The Flutist, July 1925. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Green fluted glass, mother of pearl cap, glass cork, silver keys, ferrules and crutch.; 65.5 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, with Dorus G# and 5 finger rings for principal rank, post and rod...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1844
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    DCM 0378: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "This flute was presented to Pres. Madison by someone in France (Lafayette) as inscribed. It passed to Madison's adopted son Payne Todd; it was willed by the latter to Cornelius Boyle of Washington, D.C. and passed to his five heirs. It was purchased from them (Miss Fanny G....
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1813
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    DCM 0382: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | The tenon and socket arrangement between the upper and middle joints incorporates machine thread cut into brass inner ferrule elements. Head joint safety hook. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass, pearl cap, silver keys and ferrules.; 67.2 cm. Key Holes System: 8 keys, round flat flaps, post and...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1826
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0450: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Safety hook flanges on all three joints, but the hook for the foot joint appears never to have been installed. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass, blue glass cap, silver keys and ferrules.; 61.15 cm. Key Holes System: 4 keys, foot to D. Flat curved flaps on metal...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1817
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0475: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | With 3 pewter rings, in case. Locks on both joints. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass, silver keys, ferrules, sockets. Faceted rock crystal "rose-cut" cap (same as DCM 378).; 60.85 cm., 62.55 cm. Key Holes System: 4 keys, round flat flaps, foot to D. B-flat and F keys...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1814
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0611: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Each key has an AMETHYST or GARNETT [sic] as big as the key, mounted on the upper surfaces (only other specimen like this is in the Paris Conservatory Museum)....outer surface is cut in diamond-shaped facets." Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass, clear red glass (amethyst or...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1818
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0670: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass, frosted inside with fluted exterior, mother-of-pearl cap, silver keys, ferrules.; 67.3 cm. Key Holes System: 8 keys, round flat flaps on flanges bolted to body of instrument. C#, C key lever mechanism transfers motion at a right angle and involves a stacked...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1826
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0717: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Safety lock at head joint. DCM ledger: "Seems to be identical with Victoria and Albert specimen, dated 1815." Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass, frosted inside, fluted exterior, mother-of-pearl cap, silver (nickel?) keys and ferrules.; 61.7 cm., 66.9 cm. Key Holes System: 6 or 8 keys, rollers C#,...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0719: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Frosted clear glass. Cap, rose-cut (faceted) rock crystal with hemisphere of silver for backing. Silver keys and ferrules.; 62.9 cm. Key Holes System: 3 keys, including D#, G#, and B-flat. B-flat and G# keys are round flat flaps, post and rod, affixed to oval...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1809
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0772: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass, fluted decoration exterior, frosted inside, blue glass cap, silver keys, flanges, and ferrules.; 62.3 cm. Key Holes System: 5 keys, round flat flaps including on D# an articulated (pivoted) design for ensured pad seat alignment. Keys affixed to silver flanges, B-flat, upper...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1816
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0850: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Safety hook. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass, frosted, faceted rock crystal cap with concave metal reflector. Cork plug. Silver keys, ferrules.; 62.2 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, round flat flaps, post and rod affixed to oval flanges, except for long F key, which has bassoon-like (parallel...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1811
  • 3D Object
    DCM 1051: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Unlike Laurent's system of a cemented glass disk for the head joint cork, this instrument has, as received by DCM, a threaded cork tuning device with silver cap possibly from a period English instrument. The original cap is obviously missing, based on the fine ferrule threads contained inside the original...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1807
  • 3D Object
    DCM 1311: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Glass, frosted inside, fluted exterior except at the fingerholes and keywork.; 61.7 cm. (D foot), 67.4 cm. (C foot) Key Holes System: 6 keys, round flat flaps, foot joint to D and C. Upper C, B-flat and short F key post and rod attached...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1811
  • 3D Object
    DCM 1373: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | All three sockets have safety hooks. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass, frosted, fluted exterior. Silver keys and flanges.; 67.4 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, foot to C, round curved flaps with articulated (pivot) for D#. Post and rod on silver flanges bolted to body except for...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1818
  • 3D Object
    DCM 1400: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Cap and Cork unusual. Head lined with thin silver tube 1/2 inch long where cork rests; real cork on ivory screw and tip; ivory screw cap has flat sheet of pearl on outside, and silver edge." Appears not to be original and was probably devised from an existing...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1815
  • 3D Object
    DCM 1404: Claude Laurent / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | All sockets have Laurent's safety hook which engages a flange on each corresponding tenon. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Clear glass frosted, silver keys. DCM ledger: "Labradorite" cap.; 67.4 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, flat pad, post and rod attached to oval silver flanges except for C# and...
    • Contributor: Claude Laurent
    • Date: 1817