Collection Items

  • 3D Object
    DCM 0067: Rampone / Piccolo in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Cocus, stained and varnished dark, nickel silver keys and ferrules.; 32.1 cm. Key Holes System: 7 keys (7th key for high D trill), round, post and rod. Mark Maximum: (tuning-fork with leaves) / RAMPONE / MILANO / BREVATTATO / ER (monogram). Mark on foot:...
    • Contributor: Rampone
    • Date: 1912
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    DCM 0070: Giuseppe Barlassina / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver.; 66.2 cm., 68.3 cm. Key Holes System: 18 keys (6 of which are the normal principal rank, post and rod on ribs) simple system fingering, all toneholes covered by padded key cups. Mark Maximum: BARLASSINA / GIUSEPPE / (design) / MILANO / Brevettato...
    • Contributor: Giuseppe Barlassina
    • Date: 1900
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    DCM 0179: Maino & Orsi / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebonite, nickel silver ferrules.; 53cm. Key Holes System: Giorgi system, to low D. See DCM 112. Mark Maximum: MAINO E ORSI / MILANO (inside oval shield) / DI / PROF. R. ORSI / MO (monogram) Mark Additional: Mark on upper body. Mark on head:...
    • Contributor: Maino & Orsi
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    DCM 0192: Johann Stowasser; Rampone / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | With elliptical plate which covered mark on body. Two covers for joints. Body joint lower tenon is elongated (3.4 cm.) and perforated to accomodate D# key tonehole. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Nickel silver.; 70.8 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, Rampone model, including 3 extra automatic vent holes...
    • Contributor: Johann Stowasser - Rampone
    • Date: 1770
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    DCM 0197: Ubaldo Luvoni / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebony, ivory cork-setting mechanism and ferrules, silver keys, metal-lined head.; 80.05 cm. Key Holes System: 13 keys, pewter plug over metal-lined holes, pin in metal-lined blocks. To low A, rollers for low C#, C, B. Mark Maximum: (faun) / U. LUVONI / (5-pointed narcissus)...
    • Contributor: Ubaldo Luvoni
    • Date: 1847
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    DCM 0200: Rampone / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | On barrel, small eliptical gold plaque inlaid with initial: F.S. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ivory, enamelled head joint cap and bottom ferrule in turquoise and white, silver keys and ferrules, silver fingerhole bushings for fingerholes 3-6.; 77.75 cm. Key Holes System: 17 keys, modern style key cups with...
    • Contributor: Rampone
    • Date: 1912
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    DCM 0204: Beltrami / Flute in E-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in E-flat Medium: Boxwood, stained, brass keys, animal horn cap and ferrules.; 51.2 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, round flap, pin in block. Mark Maximum: (5-pointed star) / (lyre) / BELTRAMI / A LUGANO / (5-pointed star) Mark Additional: Mark on all sections. Condition: Cap chipped....
    • Contributor: Beltrami
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    DCM 0220: Ubaldo Luvoni / Piccolo in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Unusual, including a separate foot joint. Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Ebony(?), nickel silver keys and ferrules, metal-lined head and key blocks.; 31.2 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, round flat flaps, pin in metal-lined blocks. The cross keys for G#, short F, and D# have skillfully engineered interval...
    • Contributor: Ubaldo Luvoni
    • Date: 1847
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    DCM 0222: Paolo Maino / Piccolo in D-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Piccolo in D-flat Medium: Boxwood, brass keys, animal horn ferrules, brass-lined head joint with tuning slide.; 29.3 cm. Key Holes System: 5 keys, modern style key cups, post and rod. Mark Maximum: (5-pointed star) / P. MAINO / A MILANO / (5-pointed star) Mark Additional: Mark on head,...
    • Contributor: Paolo Maino
    • Date: 1836
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    DCM 0223: Maino & Orsi / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebonite, nickel silver nickel-plated keys and ferrules.; 61.45 cm. Key Holes System: Giorgi system flute, see DCM 112. 4 keys, to low C. In addition, this instrument has 4 nickel-plated keys, including upper C#-D trill for right hand first finger, open standing keys for...
    • Contributor: Maino & Orsi
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    DCM 0225: Paolo Maino / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, animal horn cap and ferrules, cocus cork-setting mechanism, brass keys.; 70.9 cm. Key Holes System: 9 keys, pewter plug with metal lining, pin in brass-lined blocks, foot to B. Mark Maximum: (5-pointed star) / P. MAINO / A MILANO / (5-pointed star) Mark...
    • Contributor: Paolo Maino
    • Date: 1836
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    DCM 0232: Abelardo Albisi / Albisiphon in C (See Notes.) Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | According to letter from Meriggioli to DCM dated 13 Nov. 1937, this "Baritone (Bass) Flute in C is the first buil[t] by Mr. Albisi...and was used in the score of his opera 'La Parisina.'" This instrument has a very large bore (37.2 mm.) causing it to be very difficult to...
    • Contributor: Abelardo Albisi
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0253: Maino & Orsi / Flute in A-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in A-flat Medium: Unidentified wood with black finish, nickel silver ferrules and keys, brass-lined head.; 38.8 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, post and rod direct mount, modern style key cups. Mark Maximum: (crown?) / MAINO E ORSI / MILANO (inside oval) / DI / PROF. R....
    • Contributor: Maino & Orsi
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    DCM 0258: A. Rampone / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Cap and end of foot joint decorated with cast high relief decorative element. Engraving at embouchure including lyre motif, around 6 principal fingerholes (sunburst). Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, double wall.; 70.6 cm. Key Holes System: 13 keys, foot to B. Keys include left hand D#. Low C#,...
    • Contributor: A. Rampone
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    DCM 0279: Maino & Orsi / Piccolo in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Head cap and lower body ferrule engraved with leaf motif. The material of this instrument is no better suited to crack prevention than is ivory, for on Nov. 28, 1922, Miller notes: "Head cracked...six weeks after receipt!" Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Imitation ivory, composite material, with silver-plated brass...
    • Contributor: Maino & Orsi
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    DCM 0280: A. Rampone / Piccolo in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Embouchure engraved with lyre, sunburst, floral motif. The 6 principal fingerholes are engraved around the fingerhole. Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Silver, double wall, both head joint and body. Head joint cap and cork-setting mechanism made of cocuswood with silver dome exterior.; 31.3 cm. Key Holes System: 7 silver...
    • Contributor: A. Rampone
    • Date: 1912
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    DCM 0311: P. Piana / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | The instrument was at some point coated with a dark brown, nearly black, lacquer. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, ivory cap, animal horn ferrules, brass key, metal-lined head.; 60.4 cm. Key Holes System: 1 key, square flap. Mark Maximum: (star) / P. PIANA / A MILANO / (star)...
    • Contributor: P. Piana
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    DCM 0312: Alfredo Casoli (See Notes.) / Piccolo in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "...all holes covered. Old System of fingering, but keys very cleverly constructed in almost perfect imitation of Boehm System." Miller bought the instrument in 1923 from Prof. Glanco Meriggioli of Milan. An April 22, 1922 letter to Miller from Meriggioli lists a number of instruments available for sale...
    • Contributor: Alfredo Casoli (See Notes.)
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    DCM 0679: Gino Bartoli / Contra Bass Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Contra Bass Flute in C Medium: Silver plate over brass.; 92.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, closed G#, roller C. Lowest pitch is C. Mark Maximum: GB (monogram) / GINO BARTOLI / MILANO Mark Additional: Mark on upper body. Condition: Trill key mount and post broken off...
    • Contributor: Gino Bartoli
    • Date: 1925
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    DCM 0715: Gino Bartoli / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver plated.; 67.3 cm. Key Holes System: Old system arranged in style of Boehm system, cylindrical, 14 keys. Boehm principals, i.e., fully vented, large toneholes, but old system including an available and effective forked F but also having the standard old system 3rd finger...
    • Contributor: Gino Bartoli
    • Date: 1925
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    DCM 0818: Luigi Vanotti / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver plated.; 67 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, closed G#, foot to C. Mark Maximum: (treble clef) / L. VANOTTI / MILANO / LV (monogram) // 2298 Mark Additional: Mark on barrel. Provenance: Louis Rossi, New York, 28 Nov. 1928. Nonprojected Graphic (Form)....
    • Contributor: Luigi Vanotti
    • Date: 1928
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    DCM 0987: Paolo Maino / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, animal horn cap and ferrules, brass keys.; 69.6 cm. (without cap) Key Holes System: 11 keys, modern style key cups, with pewter plugs over metal-lined holes for low C#, C, B. Pin in brass-lined blocks. Mark Maximum: (5-pointed star) / P. MAINO /...
    • Contributor: Paolo Maino
    • Date: 1836
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    DCM 1042: E. Forni / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Barrel has inset silver plate for initials, now obliterated. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Grenadilla, nickel silver keys, ferrules, metal-lined head and blocks.; 79.8 cm. Key Holes System: 13 keys, modern style key cups, foot to A with pewter plugs for low C# - A. Pin in block. Mark...
    • Contributor: E. Forni
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    DCM 1173: Luigi Vanotti / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver plate keys and ferrules.; 71.9 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, to low B with touchpiece for either finger plus alternate D# (which requires rotating foot joint when needed). Mark Maximum: (treble clef on staff lines) / L. VANOTTI / MILANO /...
    • Contributor: Luigi Vanotti
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    DCM 1333: Rampone / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Unidentified hard wood, nickel silver keys and ferrules.; 71.2 cm. Key Holes System: 12 keys, foot to B, modern style key cups, with pewter plugs over metal-lined holes for low C to B. Post and rod. Mark Maximum: (tuning-fork with leaves) / RAMPONE /...
    • Contributor: Rampone
    • Date: 1912