Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Flute

Maker:
Wilhelm Hermann Heckel (German, Biebrich 1879–1952 Biebrich, 1952)
Date:
ca. 1912
Geography:
Biebrich, Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Grenadilla, ebonite, nickel
Dimensions:
L. 72 cm (28-3/8 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse)
Credit Line:
Gift of Emma H. Waddington, in memory of her husband, Lester E. Waddington P.E., 2002
Accession Number:
2002.43.2a, b
Not on view
Marking: (stamped) "crown / HECKEL / BIEBRICH". Serial number: 3431
Emma H. Waddington
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