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Flageolet

Maker:
Frederick Riley (American, active New York, 1845–51)
Date:
1844–50
Geography:
United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Boxwood, ivory, brass
Dimensions:
L. 49.7 cm Speaking L. 44.4 cm
Classification:
Aerophone-Whistle Flute-flageolet
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1987
Accession Number:
1987.97.1
Not on view
Marking: Stamped: F. Riley/ 297 Broadway/N-York
A Checklist of American Musical Instruments. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 33.

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



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