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3D Object DCM 0022: Rudall & Rose / Flute in C

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  • DCM 0022: Rudall & Rose / Flute in C


  • Rudall & Rose

Created / Published

  • London, 1832-1837.


  • Physical Objects


  • -  DCM ledger: "At one time had 11 keys; an extra lever for B-flat has been removed."
  • -  Instrument type: Flute in C
  • -  Medium: Cocus, silver cap, lip plate ferrule, keys and ferrules, pewter plug with metal-lined D#.; 59.7 cm., 73.9 cm.
  • -  Key Holes System: 6 or 10 keys, round key flaps, pin in block, pewter plug over square metal plate for D#; extra B-flat foot with pewter plug over square plates, and with rollers for C, B, B-flat. Automatic cork and tuning slide adjustment device (British Patent No. 6338).
  • -  Mark Maximum: RUDALL & ROSE / N°. 15 PIAZZA / COVENT GARDEN / LONDON / 2602
  • -  Mark Additional: Marked on upper piece. Mark on cap: RUDALL & ROSE (coat of arms) / PATENTEES; on lower piece and foot: RUDALL & ROSE / LONDON
  • -  Condition: Head joint, both sections, cracked. Mechanical cork adjustment needs to be rebuilt.
  • -  Provenance: Source not known.


  • nonprojected graphic
  • photonegative


  • 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.


  • DLC Music Division, Library of Congress

Access Condition

Online Format

  • image

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Rudall & Rose. DCM: Rudall & Rose / Flute in C. London, to 1837, 1832. Image.

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Rudall & Rose. (1832) DCM: Rudall & Rose / Flute in C. London, to 1837. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

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Rudall & Rose. DCM: Rudall & Rose / Flute in C. London, to 1837, 1832. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.