Collection Items

  • 3D Object
    DCM 0025: Alfred G. Badger / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Experimental Flute?... Badger's regular work on body and head....No clue whatever, as to the 'System.'" By 'Badger's regular work on body,' Miller refers to the maker's normal foot joint design plus his usual key cup design applied to the middle joint despite its bizarre fingering scheme. This apparently...
    • Contributor: Alfred G. Badger
    • Date: 1865
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    DCM 0041: Euler / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Barrel and head are not original." Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, nickel silver keys and ferrules, metal-lined head.; 79.8 cm. Key Holes System: 12 keys, round and pewter plugs, pin in metal-lined block. Rollers for C#, C. Mark Maximum: EULER / FRANKFURT / 1700 [or 170]...
    • Contributor: Euler
    • Date: 1810
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    DCM 0043: Rudall Rose Carte & Co. / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver, metal/wood/metal embouchure barrel.; 65.2 cm. Key Holes System: Carte's 1851 patent, post and rod. Mark Maximum: COUNCIL & PRIZE MEDALS. / Rudall, Rose, Carte & Co. / Patentees, / 20, Charing Cross, / London. / Boehm's Parabola, / Carte's Mechanism. (cursive) // T.M.R....
    • Contributor: Rudall Rose Carte & Co.
    • Date: 1858
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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 0051: William Rönnberg / Flute in E-flat Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | DCM ledger: "Originally had Dorus G#." Instrument type: Flute in E-flat Medium: Boxwood, dark stain to appear as curly maple, nickel silver keys and ferrules.; 55.5 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, open G# (B). Mark Maximum: (4 star motif) / RÖNNBERG / N. YORK / (4 star motif) Mark...
    • Contributor: William Rönnberg
    • Date: 1834
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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 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 0071: Theodore Berteling / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Interesting key arrangement, low C# fingered with left little finger, and extra LH 3rd finger lever for upper C. Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Grenadilla, hardwood cap (originally covered with nickel silver, now missing), ivory (upper) head joint, bright nickel silver cork-setting mechanism, keys, and ferrules.; 69.3 cm. Key...
    • Contributor: Theodore Berteling
    • Date: 1859
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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 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 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
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    DCM 0111: Rudall Rose Carte & Co. / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Three of the principal rank keys close a pair of adjacent toneholes. The left hand first finger key is 2-part: an open hole key pad under a finger ring, the latter closing that tonehole by motion of the second and/or second and third finger, left hand, for the old upper...
    • Contributor: Rudall Rose Carte & Co.
    • Date: 1852
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    DCM 0113: William A. Pond & Co. / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, silver keys, ivory ferrules.; 66.35 cm. Key Holes System: 8 keys, modern style key cups, pewter plugs over round plates for low C#, C. Mark Maximum: WM A. POND & Cº / 547 BROADWAY / NEW YORK Mark Additional: Mark on upper body....
    • Contributor: William A. Pond & Co.
    • Date: 1877
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    DCM 0123: William Hall & Son / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, nickel silver keys, ferrules and lip plate ferrule.; 65.4 cm. Key Holes System: 8 keys, modern style key cups, pewter plugs over round metal plates for C#, C. Pin in block. Mark Maximum: WILLIAM HALL & SON / N-YORK // GERMAN SILVER Mark...
    • Contributor: William Hall & Son
    • Date: 1847
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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 0149: Rudall Carte & Co. / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Cocus, nickel silver keys and ferrules, metal-lined head joint and sockets.; 65.1 cm. Key Holes System: Old system, cylindrical bore. All toneholes with key work, principal rank with offset touch pieces as on saxophone keys. A mixture of post and rod and pin in...
    • Contributor: Rudall Carte & Co.
    • Date: 1879
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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
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    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
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    DCM 0165: Rudall Carte & Co. / Flute in C Physical Objects. nonprojected graphic | 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in. | Instrument type: Flute in C Medium: Silver. Silver embouchure barrel, with floral engraving.; 64.1 cm. Key Holes System: Boehm system, cylindrical, Rockstro Model, open G#, foot to C with roller. Right hand first finger B-flat. Mark Maximum: Rudall, Carte & Cº / London / 20 Charing Cross. / London. /...
    • Contributor: Rudall Carte & Co.
    • Date: 1872