Collection Items

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    DCM 0137: Anonymous / Vertical Whistle Flute Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Knot decorated by removing the bark with incised zigzag lines. Instrument type: Vertical Whistle Flute Medium: Bamboo.; 24.45 cm. Key Holes System: 0/4 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: John Finn, Essex, England, 20 Sept. 1920. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 0454: Anonymous / Vertical Whistle Flutes Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | According to DCM ledger, he understood these to be Nose Flutes, to be played together in unison, one in each nostril, and he therefore suspected that only the upper 4 of 5 lateral holes would be covered. However, each may be a mouth-blown vertical flute, utilizing both hands and all...
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 0455: Anonymous / Vertical Whistle Flutes Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See DCM 454. Instrument type: Vertical Whistle Flutes Medium: Bamboo, stained with alternating red and blue painted bands.; 31.6 cm. (each pipe) Key Holes System: 0/5 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: J. S. Lovejoy, Calcutta, India, 28 Jan. 1925. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 0456: Anonymous / Vertical Whistle Flute Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Vertical Whistle Flute Medium: Sheesum wood, stained red, brass bottom ferrule.; 29.1 cm. Key Holes System: 1/7 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Condition: Between fingerholes 3 and 4 there is a damaged area affecting the edge of fingerhole 3, and looking to be intentionally gouged; reason unknown, and...
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 0457: Anonymous / Gawaq (Vertical Whistle Flute) Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Gawaq (Vertical Whistle Flute) Medium: Bamboo, decorated with incised lines.; 32 cm. Key Holes System: 1/7 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Condition: Tube cracked. Provenance: J. S. Lovejoy, Calcutta, India, 28 Jan. 1925. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 0458: Anonymous / Vertical Whistle Flute Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Vertical Whistle Flute Medium: Bamboo, decorated with incised lines.; 32 cm. Key Holes System: 1/7 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Condition: Tube cracked. Provenance: J. S. Lovejoy, Calcutta, India, 28 Jan. 1925. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 0459: Anonymous / Bansuri (Transverse Flute) Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Bansuri (Transverse Flute) Medium: Bamboo, decorated with incised lines.; 34.7 cm. Key Holes System: 0/6 holes, holes burned in. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: J. S. Lovejoy, Calcutta, India, 28 Jan. 1925. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 0674: Anonymous / Horizontal Whistle Flute Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Native flute from Calcutta." Quoting letter from Lovejoy, 21 March 1925: "The vendor called it a 'Muralli piccolo.' Even he could give me no particulars as to its origin. 'Muralli' is an Indian name for a flute." Instrument type: Horizontal Whistle Flute Medium: Bamboo.; 38 cm. Key Holes...
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 0734: Anonymous / Murali (Transverse Flute) Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Native Fife from India." Instrument type: Murali (Transverse Flute) Medium: Bamboo, painted red.; 27.6 cm. Key Holes System: 0/5 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: C. Van Raalte Collection, Brownsea Castle Sale, 21 June 1927, Bournemouth, England, obtained by Harold Reeves, London, on behalf of DCM, received 6...
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 1453: Anonymous / Whistle Flute (Transverse) Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Block of unknown material above which is mounted a crudely made and applied lateral tube allowing horizontal or transverse playing position and the upper end closed with a soldered in metal (cast) nonferrous decorative plug, possibly a lamp part. The steel tube has been plated with the metal commonly used...
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 1499: Anonymous / Vertical Whistle Flute Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Vertical Whistle Flute Medium: Bamboo, painted black, with pine block.; 37.3 cm. Key Holes System: 0/6 holes. Mark Maximum: MADE IN INDIA. No. 2 / Supreme / Quality Mark Additional: Printed on paper labels glued to instrument. Provenance: Source not known. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 1621: Anonymous / Vertical Whistle Flute Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Vertical Whistle Flute Medium: Cane, with picture of Krishna glued to instrument (formerly had gold metallic bands at each end of picture and at foot of instrument).; 25.85 cm. Key Holes System: 0/6 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: Source not known. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: Anonymous
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    DCM 1622: Anonymous / Vertical Whistle Flute Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Vertical Whistle Flute Medium: Cane, with picture of Krishna glued to instrument (formerly had gold metallic bands at each end of picture and at foot of instrument).; 26.05 cm. Key Holes System: 0/6 holes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: Source not known. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: Anonymous