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Transverse Flute in D

Maker:
D. Bertani
Date:
after 1880 (?)
Geography:
Modena, Italy
Culture:
Italian
Medium:
Wood, ivory, brass
Dimensions:
Length: 59.1 cm (23-1/4 in.); Embouchure length: 52.9 cm (20-7/8 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse)
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2233
Not on view
Marking: Marked: 13 / D. Bertani / in Modena
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
A Checklist of European & American Fifes, Piccolos, & Transverse Flutes. 2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 9.

A Checklist of Western European Fifes, Piccolos, and Transverse Flutes. 1. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1977, pg. 4.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 130.

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, pg. 130.



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