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 0012: Clair Godfroy, aîné / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys and ferrules.; 65.35 cm. Key Holes System: Essentially the conical Boehm 1832 system, Dorus G#, post and rod, direct mount, roller for C. Mark Maximum: (portrait head) / CLAIR / Godfroy aîné / A PARIS (in oval cartouche) / CG (monogram)...
    • Contributor: Clair Godfroy, Aîné
    • Date: 1840
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    DCM 0039: Martin Thibouville, ainé / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver plate over nickel silver.; 67.3 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open-holed, closed G#. Roller for C. Mark Maximum: T (harp) M / MARTIN / Thibouville Ainé (cursive) / À PARIS / (design) / BREVETÉ / S.G.D.G. // 289 Mark Additional: Mark engraved...
    • Contributor: Martin Thibouville, Ainé
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    DCM 0055: Louis Lot / Piccolo in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Cocus, silver-plated keys and ferrules.; 32 cm. (both) Key Holes System: Boehm system, closed G#, 4 ring keys, post and rod with modern style key cups on ribs. Mark Maximum: L.L. / LOUIS LOT / PARIS Mark Additional: Mark on both heads and body....
    • Contributor: Louis Lot
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    DCM 0066: Gautrot aîné / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebony, nickel silver keys and ferrules.; 61.8 cm. Key Holes System: 5 keys, round, post and rod. Mark Maximum: G (anchor) A (in oval cartouche) / GAUTROT AINÉ / BREVETÉ / A PARIS Mark Additional: Mark on head. Condition: Head, lower and foot joints...
    • Contributor: Gautrot Aîné
    • Date: 1851
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    DCM 0090: Martin frères / Piccolo in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys, ivory ferrules and inlay at cap.; 32.2 cm. Key Holes System: 5 keys, post and rod, modern style key cups, on recessed flanges. Mark Maximum: (bee) / MARTIN / À PARIS/ (monogram) Mark Additional: Mark on head and body. Mark on...
    • Contributor: Martin Frères
    • Date: 1927
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    DCM 0091: Louis Lot / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys, nickel silver ribs.; 70.6 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, Dorus G#, open holes, post and rod on ribs. Mark Maximum: L.L. / LOUIS-LOT / PARIS / 208 Mark Additional: Mark, gold-filled, on head joint. Mark on body, gold-filled: L.L. /...
    • Contributor: Louis Lot
    • Date: 1857
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    DCM 0093: Martin frères / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus or rosewood, nickel silver keys and ferrules, metal-lined sockets.; 61.4 cm. Key Holes System: 4 keys, flat round, post and rod direct mount. Mark Maximum: (bee) / MARTIN / * Frères * (cursive) / A PARIS / MF (monogram) Mark Additional: Mark on...
    • Contributor: Martin Frères
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    DCM 0098: Louis Lot / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Ebonite head has no name, but appears to be of same size and shape as original L.L." Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, ebonite head, silver keys and ferrules.; 61.5 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, conical, foot to D. Briccialdi thumb, closed G#, post and rod,...
    • Contributor: Louis Lot
    • Date: 1873
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0110: Louis Lot / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Grenadilla, silver plated keys, rods, ferrules. Nickel silver lined sockets and nickel silver upper body tenon.; 66.1 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, cylindrical, open hole. Foot to C, with roller, closed G#. Mark Maximum: L.L. LOUIS-LOT / PARIS / 3405 / BREVETÉ Mark...
    • Contributor: Louis Lot
    • Date: 1884
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0138: Djalma Julliot; Eugene Bercioux (See Notes.) / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Eugene Bercioux, Paris, woodwind instrument maker, repairer, dealer. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, nickel silver ferrules.; 68.55 cm. Key Holes System: Borne-Julliot system, cylindrical Boehm system, and further modified with open holes and Mignolet's patent G# key. This second left hand little finger lever had formerly offered an...
    • Contributor: Djalma Julliot - Eugene Bercioux (See Notes.)
    • Date: 1890
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0153: Auguste Buffet, jeune / Flute in D-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in D-flat Medium: Cocus, with finish, nickel silver keys, finger rings.; 58.8 cm. Key Holes System: Cylindrical, old system, modified. 6 keys for E-flat, D#, G#, B-flat for alternate left thumb or right first finger, B-natural for left thumb, right first finger trill. Foot to D. F#...
    • Contributor: Auguste Buffet, Jeune
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    DCM 0188: Jean-Louis Tulou / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Grenadilla, with finish, silver keys and ferrules, metal-lined sockets and metal upper tenon on center joint.; 68.3 cm. Key Holes System: Old system, Tulou model. 12 keys, modern style key cups, post and rod. Mark Maximum: (nightingale) / TULOU / PARIS / 1809 Mark...
    • Contributor: Jean-Louis Tulou
    • Date: 1851
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0219: Louis Lot / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, gold embouchure plate.; 67.65 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system. Post and rod, roller for C. Possibly originally open G#, according to DCM ledger. Originally closed or open hole? The five pertinent key plates, if open hole, were enlarged, and later covered with...
    • Contributor: Louis Lot
    • Date: 1857
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0252: Gautrot, aîné / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver.; 65 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, cylindrical, open G#, with rectangular toneholes almost full width of bore (Boehm venting principles taken to their logical extreme) and according to DCM, modified in upper part. Action cut very high from body, 23 mm. at...
    • Contributor: Gautrot, Aîné
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    DCM 0313: Thibouville-Cabart / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Grenadilla, nickel silver keys, ferrules and ribs, metal-lined sockets and head joint (partial tenon).; 67.7 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, conical, Briccialdi thumb keys. Foot to C, with roller. Closed G#. Mark Maximum: (galleon) / Thibouville / Cabart / à Paris / (flat,...
    • Contributor: Thibouville-Cabart
    • Date: 1875
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    DCM 0335: Hippolyte Collin / Triple Flageolet Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | The center pipe is a standard 6-hole French flageolet, the right pipe is a drone with no lateral holes, and the left pipe is also a kind of drone having one fingerhole which may have been operated by a key, now missing. The 3 pipes are kept in alignment at...
    • Contributor: Hippolyte Collin
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    DCM 0341: Lefevre / Piccolo in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Piccolo in C Medium: Cocus, wood cork-setting mechanism, nickel silver keys and ferrules, metal-lined head joint socket (partial) and tenon on body.; 32.55 cm. Key Holes System: 6 keys, post and rod, modern style key cups. Mark Maximum: (star) / LEFÊVRE / A PARIS / (star) / BREVETÉ...
    • Contributor: Lefevre
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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
  • 3D Object
    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 0387: [Ad. Charly] / Octave Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | The two pieces appear to be cemented together beneath the center ferrule. DCM ledger: "I saw this piccolo at Paris Expo. 1900. Mr. Charly told Baxter it had been exhibited at Expo. of 1889 (Was he mistaken?). Mr. Baxter visited Mr. Charly in 1921, and was told that the factory...
    • Contributor: [Ad. Charly]
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    DCM 0409: Clair Godfroy, aîné / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Dorus G# has a unique 'equilizing lever' to limit rise of ring and key. Foot keys to B of unique design, all holes in one row." Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, gold-plated silver keys, ferrules, posts, all ornamentally stamped or engraved. Sockets silver lined.; 70.55 cm....
    • Contributor: Clair Godfroy, Aîné
    • Date: 1845
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0430: Buffet-Crampon / French Flageolet Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: French Flageolet Medium: Grenadilla, nickel silver keys, ferrules, thumbhole bushing, bone beak.; 37.7 cm. Key Holes System: 5 keys, saltspoon key cups, modern post and rod, 2 on fingerhole joint, 3 on fipple joint, plus 2/4 holes. See DCM 1594. Mark Maximum: (lyre) / BUFFET / Crampon &...
    • Contributor: Buffet-Crampon
  • 3D Object
    DCM 0446: Hercule, trade name, employed by C. Ullmann / Vertical or Horizontal Whistle Flute Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | One of the vertical head joints has extended tubing above the block in imitation of a flageolet mouthpiece. Instrument type: Vertical or Horizontal Whistle Flute Medium: Nickel-plated pewter.; 28.15 cm., 30.65 cm., 35.45 cm. Key Holes System: 0/6 holes. Mark Maximum: HERCULE U. PARIS Mark Additional: Mark on body. Mark...
    • Contributor: Hercule, Trade Name, Employed by C. Ullmann
  • 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