Collection Items

  • 3D Object
    DCM 0024: Boehm & Mendler / Alto Flute in G (Incomplete) Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument was never completed, having no keywork. See "Flute Misnomers" regarding Bass vs. Alto. Instrument type: Alto Flute in G (Incomplete) Medium: Boxwood, thinned, 2 brass ferrules.; 87 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, 13 integral raised toneholes. Mark Maximum: No mark. Condition: Crack at D# hole, foot joint. Provenance:...
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0049: Boehm & Mendler / Alto Flute in G Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Brought to U.S. by Carl Wehner." See "Flute Misnomers" regarding Bass vs. Alto. Instrument type: Alto Flute in G Medium: Silver plate over brass tube, cocus head, silver ferrules, wood crutch.; 86.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, Schleif key, roller C. Mark Maximum: Th. Boehm...
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0052: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "This flute was obtained from Boehm by Edward Martin Heindl. It was used by Mr. Frank Wadsworth, and later for eleven years (1903-1914) by Mr. Louis P. Fritze in Sousa's Band, and played in the 'around-the-world' tour." Letter from Fritze notes: "Repaired by broad silver band at socket...
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0053: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler] / Piccolo in D-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Geo W. Haynes says he never saw a B&M piccolo with the name on it...piccolo belonged to E. M. Heindl...sold to Selmer...sold to Schamberger and he to Geo. W. Haynes." This piccolo and DCM 344 are considered to be from the shop of Boehm & Mendler by Ludwig...
    • Contributor: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler]
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0059: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, cocus head, silver ferrules.; 67.6 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, foot to B, open G#, rollers for C, B. Mark Maximum: Th: Boehm & Mendler / in / München Mark Additional: Mark on barrel. Case: Original case, with wood cork grease container....
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0061: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in D-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in D-flat Medium: Grenadilla, nickel silver ribs, and silver or silver-plated keys and ferrules.; 50.05 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, post and rod. Mark Maximum: BOEHM & MENDLER / MÜNCHEN Mark Additional: Mark on tenon. Condition: Head joint, cracks at socket. Provenance: Arthur Gemeinhardt,...
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0092: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, gold embouchure plate.; 67.3 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, octave (Schleif) key. Mark Maximum: Th. Boehm & Mendler / in / München. Mark Additional: Mark engraved on barrel. Condition: Case lid hinge (fabric) torn apart full length. Case: Original case....
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1877
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    DCM 0099: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Metal flute made by Boehm himself, No. 19, about 1850. Early type of cylinder bore.... Formerly belonged to Edward Martin Heindl, who 'gave' it to Geo. W. Haynes, about 1888, and later took it back! Haynes put on a special thumb key about 1888." Probably the first metal...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1850
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    DCM 0134: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Used in Buffalo Bill's Wild West European Tour, 1887. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, gold embouchure plate, wood crutch.; 64.9 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, rollers for C#, C. Mark Maximum: Th: Boehm & Mendler / in München. Mark Additional: Mark engraved on barrel. Provenance:...
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0147: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys and ferrules, nickel silver ribs.; 66.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, closed G# (originally open G#), Schleif (octave) key, roller C#, C. Mark Maximum: BOEHM & MENDLER / MÜNCHEN Mark Additional: Mark engraved on tenon. Condition: Crutch missing, G# touch...
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0155: [Boehm & Mendler] / Flute Foot Joint Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute Foot Joint Medium: Grenadilla, silver ferrules.; 16.9 cm. Key Holes System: Foot to B, rollers for C, B. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: George W. Haynes, New York, 3 Dec. 1920. Formerly owned by William Schade. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: [Boehm & Mendler]
    • Date: 1862
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0156: [Boehm & Mendler] / Flute Foot Joint Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute Foot Joint Medium: Cocus(?), silver ferrules.; 16.6 cm. Key Holes System: 4 keys, cylindrical, foot to B, rollers for C, B. Mark Maximum: No mark. Condition: Crack at E-flat hole. Provenance: Anthony Wehner, Reading, Pennsylvania, 18 Dec. 1920. Formerly owned by Carl Wehner. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative...
    • Contributor: [Boehm & Mendler]
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0157: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys with nickel silver ribs.; 66.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, cylindrical, open G#, rollers for C#, C. Mark Maximum: BOEHM & MENDLER / MÜNCHEN Mark Additional: Mark engraved on tenon. Condition: Crutch not with flute. Crack at head joint socket....
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0161: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | With ivory crutch. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, gold embouchure plate, ferrules, and finger plates on all keys.; 67.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, foot to B, Schleif key, rollers for C, B. Flute with interchangeable keys for closed (Dorus) or open G#. Mark Maximum: Th: Boehm...
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1877
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0177: Theobald Boehm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See DCM 771 and 875 regarding adjusting screws. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Grenadilla, silver keys and ferrules.; 65.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#. Mark Maximum: TB (monogram) Mark Additional: Monogram in silver on a blue enamel background on a circular plate with a silver edge....
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1861
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    DCM 0201: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler] / Alto Flute in G Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See "Flute Misnomers" regarding Bass vs. Alto. Instrument type: Alto Flute in G Medium: Silver, ebony embouchure plate and cap, wood crutch.; 83.1 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, Schleif key. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: William Keinath, Bayonne, New Jersey, 29 Oct. 1921. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative...
    • Contributor: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler]
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0233: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM repairs include new silver caps for joints and to original case. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, gold embouchure plate, wood crutch.; 69.5 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, with Schleif key, open G#, foot to B. Mark Maximum: Th. Boehm & Mendler / in / Munchen. Mark...
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0240: Boehm & Greve / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Each tenon strengthened with silver ferrule. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver head joint tuning slide components and silver ferrules.; 66.3 cm. Key Holes System: 9 keys, round flat flaps, post and rod. Mark Maximum: BOEHM & GREVE / A / MUNICH Mark Additional: Mark on barrel. Condition:...
    • Contributor: Boehm & Greve
    • Date: 1839
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    DCM 0263: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, silver head joint with gold embouchure plate, cocus head with wood cover for slide. Wood crutch, gold plates on key cups.; 68 cm. (silver), 68.4 cm. (wood) Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, Schleif key. Foot to B, rollers for C, B....
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0305: Theobald Boehm / Alto Flute in G Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See "Flute Misnomers" regarding Bass vs. Alto. Instrument type: Alto Flute in G Medium: Nickel silver, wood (ebony?) embouchure plate.; 86.4 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, Schleif key. Mark Maximum: Th. Boehm / München / 4 Mark Additional: Mark on barrel. Provenance: Baxter-Northup Co., Los Angeles, 13...
    • Contributor: Theobald Boehm
    • Date: 1859
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    DCM 0306: Boehm & Mendler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Grenadilla, thinned, silver keys and ferrules, wood crutch.; 66.5 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, Schleif key. Mark Maximum: BOEHM & MENDLER / MÜNCHEN Mark Additional: Mark on body. Provenance: Eugene Weinberger, New York, 23 Dec. 1922. Nonprojected Graphic (Form). Photonegative (Form).
    • Contributor: Boehm & Mendler
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0328: Franz Simon Schuechbaur / Treble (Alto) Recorder in F Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | In the usual 3 joints, head, body, foot, except that the sections are joined with machine threads; 2 for head joint, 3 for foot joint, similar to DCM 945 (see detail photograph). Instrument type: Treble (Alto) Recorder in F Medium: Ivory.; 44.5 cm. Key Holes System: 1/7 holes. Mark Maximum:...
    • Contributor: Franz Simon Schuechbaur
    • Date: 1743
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    DCM 0344: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler] / Piccolo in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Head joint carries the tenon. DCM ledger: "Original blow-hole has been filled, and a new hole for sharper pitch has been cut." Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys.; 31.35 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, cylindrical, open G#. Mark Maximum: No mark. Provenance: Anthony Wehner, Reading, Pennsylvania,...
    • Contributor: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler]
    • Date: 1862
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    DCM 0415: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler] / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Thinned head joint with integral embouchure plate. DCM ledger cites James S. Wilkins, "Biographical Notes on Theobald Boehm,"August 1900, p. 6: "Mr. Boehm made three sample flutes, one 'G' and two 'C's, of phosphor bronze. The 'G' and one of the 'C's are now in the possession of the writer....
    • Contributor: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler]
    • Date: 1862
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0416: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler] / Flute in G Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See DCM 415. Instrument type: Flute in G Medium: Phosphor bronze, cocus embouchure plate, applied with screws.; 88.25 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G#, Schleif key, roller on C. Mark Maximum: [Th Boehm & Mendler / in / München] Mark Additional: According to the DCM ledger, mark engraved...
    • Contributor: [Attributed to Boehm & Mendler]
    • Date: 1862