Transverse Flute

Maker: Theobald Boehm, German (1794–1881)
Date: 1828–32
Geography: Munich, Germany
Culture: German
Medium: Ebony, ivory, silver
Dimensions: Total length: 669 mm head length 229 mm; middle section 289 mm; foot joint 151 mm
Classification: Aerophone-Blow Hole-side-blown flute (transverse)
Credit Line: Purchase, Robert Alonzo Lehman Bequest, 2009
Accession Number: 2009.333a–k

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