3D Object DCM 1230: Card / Flute in C
About this Item
- DCM 1230: Card / Flute in C
Created / Published
- London, 1863-1876.
- Physical Objects
- - Instrument type: Flute in C
- - Medium: Cocus, silver-plated head joint tube, tuner device, keys, and ferrules. Cocus-lined barrel. Silver-plate over brass with cocus embouchure barrel.; 65.4 cm.
- - Key Holes System: DCM ledger: "Silver keys, 'Boehm' style, on short posts, 'delicate' pattern. Keys are Card's 'patent' system.... With unique slide moved by RACK and PINION, half way between barrel and embouchure; all in silver." Silver bushings (originally 4). Two finger rings for F#.
- - Mark Maximum: PATENT // CARD & Cº / (crown) / 29 ST. JAMES'S ST. // CARD'S MELODION (on head of pinion for slide)
- - Mark Additional: Mark on head. Mark on upper, on silver shield: (eagle perched on crown).
- - Condition: Head joint, both wood sections, cracked and filled. Fingerhole 6 missing bushing. Foot joint bottom ferrule missing.
- - Case: Long flute case, with silver plate engraved: T. DAVISON.
- - Provenance: William Moore, Claremont, West Australia, 24 Nov. 1934.
- nonprojected graphic
- 1 sound disc : analog ; 12 in.
- DLC Music Division, Library of Congress
- For rights information please contact the Performing Arts Reading Room at https://www.loc.gov/rr/askalib/ask-perform.html
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