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Transverse Flute in D-flat

Date: 1760–90
Geography: South Germany or Saxony, Germany
Medium: Hard-paste porcelain, gold-plated brass
Dimensions: L. 61.7 cm (24 5/16 in.); Embouchure L. 54.2 cm (21 5/16 in); Length (with corps de rechange) 62.6 cm /24 5/8 in (embouchure 55.2 cm / 21 3/4 in) Length (with corps de rechange) 63 cm/24 13/16 in (embouchure 55.5 cm / 21 7/8 in)
Classification: Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse)
Credit Line: Gift of R. Thornton Wilson, in memory of Florence Ellsworth Wilson, 1943
Accession Number: 43.34 a-g

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