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Flageolet

Maker:
John Simpson
Date:
ca. 1835
Geography:
London, England, United Kingdom
Culture:
British
Medium:
Boxwood, ivory, silver
Dimensions:
L.: 54.1 cm (21-5/16 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Whistle Flute-flageolet
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Saul S. Weinberg, 1969
Accession Number:
69.43.1
Not on view
Marking: (on cap)SIMPSON/266 REGENT STREET/OXFORD STREET/LONDON/PATENT (on lip-stock) SIMPSON/266 REGENT STREET/OXFORD STREET/LONDON/IMPROVED/PA-
TENT ; (on shorter tube)SIMPSON/PATENT; (on foot joInt) SIMPSON/PATENT
Mrs. Saul S. Weinberg
A Checklist of European & American Flageolets, Recorders, & Tabor Pipes. 2. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1989, pg. 9.

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



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