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Transverse Flute

Maker:
George W. Haynes (American, East Providence, Rhode Island, 1866–1947 Los Angeles)
Date:
1922–27
Geography:
Boston, Massachusetts, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Silver, gold
Dimensions:
Total L. 67.1 cm (26-7/16 in.); Center embouchure to end 60 cm (23-5/8 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse)
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Alonzo Lehman in memory of Theis Aitken, 1990
Accession Number:
1990.290
Not on view
Marking: (engraved) MASTER/GEO W HAYNES INC./BOSTON/THE ORIGINAL HAYNES/3509
Robert Alonzo Lehman
Robert Alonzo Lehman in Historic Flutes from Private Collections. Exhibition catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. 1986, pg. 38, ill.



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