3D Object DCM 1537: Firth, Son & Co. / Flute in C
About this Item
- DCM 1537: Firth, Son & Co. / Flute in C
- Firth, Son & Co.
Created / Published
- New York, 1863-1867.
- Physical Objects
- - The end cap is wooden covered with nickel silver, probably from the late 19th century, from a German or East European-made flute (Meyer, etc.).
- - Instrument type: Flute in C
- - Medium: Cocus(?), nickel silver cap cover, key, and ferrules.; 59 cm.
- - Key Holes System: 1 key, round flat flap, modern style cup, pin in block.
- - Mark Maximum: FIRTH, SON & Cº / NEW YORK
- - Mark Additional: Mark on head, lower, foot.
- - Condition: Head joint cracked at socket. Upper body joint fitted with nickel silver sheet metal ferrules or band, at upper shoulder, purpose not clear. Foot joint, one lug of the key mount apparently cracked away completely and was reattached.
- - Provenance: Source not known.
- 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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Chicago citation style:
Firth, Son & Co. DCM: Firth, Son & Co. / Flute in C. New York, to 1867, 1863. Image. https://www.loc.gov/item/dcmflute.1537/.
APA citation style:
Firth, S. &. C. (1863) DCM: Firth, Son & Co. / Flute in C. New York, to 1867. [Image] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/dcmflute.1537/.
MLA citation style:
Firth, Son & Co. DCM: Firth, Son & Co. / Flute in C. New York, to 1867, 1863. Image. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/dcmflute.1537/>.