Item 20 - Twelve-key African blackwood flute with ivory head-joint : [London]

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CA OTUFM 46-20


Twelve-key African blackwood flute with ivory head-joint : [London]


  • [ca. 1890] (Creation)

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1 flute

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Item is a flute, probably made in London, with German-silver bands and keywork. The flute has a conical bore with small pre-Nicholson holes and eighteenth-century fingering. Its lowest note is B.

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