Collection Items

  • 3D Object
    DCM 0097: Johann (John) Pfaff / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys and ferrules (beaded at one end), cocus cap with nickel silver shaft.; 69.9 cm. Key Holes System: 11 keys, post and rod, modern style key cups with decorative profile, including novel extra upper C lever for left thumb. Foot to B....
    • Contributor: Johann (John) Pfaff
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    DCM 0117: Bacon & Hart / English Double Flageolet Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: English Double Flageolet Medium: Boxwood, moderately dark stain, ivory mouthpiece, ferrule, and finger studs, brass keys.; 46 cm. Key Holes System: 7 keys, including 2 windway cutoff keys, flat square flap. Left pipe: 0/7 holes plus 2 keys; right pipe: 1(key)/5 plus 2 keys. Pin in block. Mark...
    • Contributor: Bacon & Hart
    • Date: 1833
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    DCM 0130: Johann (John) Pfaff / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, ivory head, metal-lined with cocus cap, silver keys and ferrules.; 67.2 cm. Key Holes System: 8 keys, flat round pads, rollers on C#, C, pin in block. Mark Maximum: (concentric circles) / J. PFAFF / PHILA / (concentric circles) Mark Additional: Mark on...
    • Contributor: Johann (John) Pfaff
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    DCM 0271: Anthony / Walking Stick Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Both pommel and cap thread into their following sections. The upper threaded socket of main wooden body has a beaded brass ferrule and the cord holes are bushed with ivory, one being a replacement. Turned with oversized ferrules positioned every 4-5 cm., each one then hand carved to leave four...
    • Contributor: Anthony
    • Date: 1811
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    DCM 0407: Thomas J. Weygandt / English Flageolet Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: English Flageolet Medium: Boxwood, brass key, bone (possibly ivory) mouthpiece and finger studs, ebony half-hole vent.; 39.35 cm. Key Holes System: 1/7 holes plus 1 key, round flat flap, D#/E-flat. Pin in block. Mark Maximum: T. J. WEYGANDT / No 10 No 8th St / PHILA. / (lyre)...
    • Contributor: Thomas J. Weygandt
    • Date: 1839
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    DCM 0408: Thomas J. Weygandt / English Flageolet in B-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: English Flageolet in B-flat Medium: Boxwood, possibly applewood, stained dark brown, bone (possibly ivory) mouthpiece and finger studs.; 47.8 cm. Key Holes System: 1/7 holes plus 1 key, round flat flap, pin in block. Mark Maximum: T. J. WEYGANDT / No 10 No 8th St / PHILA. /...
    • Contributor: Thomas J. Weygandt
    • Date: 1839
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    DCM 1047: Bacon & Hart / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, ivory cap, cork-setting mechanism, and ferrules, silver keys.; 67.25 cm. Key Holes System: 7 keys, saltspoon, pin in block. Foot to C. Originally 6 keys, upper C key added. Mark Maximum: BACON & HART / PHILA. / (lyre) Mark Additional: Mark on barrel,...
    • Contributor: Bacon & Hart
    • Date: 1833
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    DCM 1182: George Catlin / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Rosewood(?), silver keys, ivory ferrules, metal-lined sockets.; 62.5 cm. Key Holes System: 4 keys, saltspoon, pin in block. Mark Maximum: (5-pointed star) / G. CATLIN / PHILADA / PATENT Mark Additional: Mark on head. Mark on barrel, foot: G. CATLIN / PHILADA. / *....
    • Contributor: George Catlin
    • Date: 1816
  • 3D Object
    DCM 1231: Anthony / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | This flute, a Walking Stick Flute (DCM 271), and a Clarinet (DCM 1662, formerly in the R. E. Sheldon Collection of Musical Instruments), are three of only five Anthony instruments discovered to date. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Ebony(?), silver cap with ebony cork-setting mechanism, silver keys, and decorative...
    • Contributor: Anthony
    • Date: 1811
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    DCM 1247: Klemm / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, ivory cap and ferrules, nickel silver key.; 60.8 cm. Key Holes System: 1 key, saltspoon, pin in block. Mark Maximum: KLEMM / PHILADA Mark Additional: Mark on head. Inscribed on cap: TP Condition: Head joint warped and cracked. Lower body joint cracked. Three...
    • Contributor: Klemm
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    DCM 1277: Bacon & Hart / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Register slide in foot. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Boxwood, silver keys, ivory cap, cork-setting mechanism, and ferrules, silver keys.; 60.2 cm. Key Holes System: 4 keys, saltspoon, pin in block. The lower end of the upper body joint is pre-cross pinned (brass) at the G# tonehole. Mark Maximum:...
    • Contributor: Bacon & Hart
    • Date: 1833
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    DCM 1308: Bacon & Weygandt / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys and ferrules.; 67.3 cm. Key Holes System: 8 keys, saltspoon, pewter plugs for C#, C. Pin in block. Mark Maximum: CUDDY'S / IMPROVED // BACON / WEYGANDT & C° / PHILA. / (lyre) Mark Additional: Mark on head. Mark on upper,...
    • Contributor: Bacon & Weygandt
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    DCM 1436: J. W. Pepper / Clarinet in B-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Clarinet in B-flat Medium: Grenadilla, nickel silver.; 56 cm. (without mouthpiece) Key Holes System: Simple system, 2 right hand finger rings, sometimes called Albert System. See "Meyer-Albert Systematic Misnomers." Mark Maximum: THE / PREMIER / J. W. PEPPER / PHILADELPHIA / AND / CHICAGO / B (flat sign)...
    • Contributor: J. W. Pepper
    • Date: 1876
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    DCM 1662: Anthony / Clarinet in A Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | See DCM 271 and 1231. This and another Anthony clarinet in Minnesota appear to be the oldest surviving North American-made clarinets. Two other Anthony instruments (a concert flute and a walking stick) are preserved in the Miller Collection. Instrument type: Clarinet in A Medium: Boxwood, brass keys, ivory ferrules. Ebony...
    • Contributor: Anthony