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Flageolet in B-flat

Maker:
Firth, Pond & Co. (American, New York)
Date:
1848–65
Geography:
New York, New York, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Wood, ivory, brass, nickel-silver
Dimensions:
Length: 49.2 cm (19-3/8 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Whistle Flute-flageolet
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.1305
Not on view
Marking: Firth, Pond & Co./ N. York
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown ; Nathan Standish
Our Tuneful Heritage: American Musical Instruments from The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Exhibition catalogue., Brigham Young University. Provo, Utah, 1994, pg. 65, fig. 25, ill.

4900 Historical Woodwind Instruments: An Inventory of 200 Makers in International Collections. Phillip T. Young. London, 1993, pg. 76.

A Checklist of European & American Flageolets, Recorders, & Tabor Pipes. 2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 9.

A Checklist of American Musical Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 33, ill.

American Musical Instruments in The Metropolitan Museum of Art. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1985, pg. 74, fig. 60, ill.

A Checklist of Western European Flageolets, Recorders, and Tabor Pipes. 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1976, pg. 2.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 117.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13.



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