Flute

  • Category:

    Musical Instruments

  • Creator (Role):

    A. & A. BACON & HART (Maker)

  • Place of Origin:

    Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

  • Date:

    1819-1832

  • Materials:

    Wood; Boxwood; Ivory (sperm whale); Paktong; Iron; Felt; Cork

  • Museum Object Number:

    1979.0029.001


  • Complete Details



Object Number

1979.0029.001

Object Name

Flute

Category

Musical Instruments

Credit Line/Donor

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Clifford Ellis

Creator (Role)

A. & A. BACON & HART (Maker)

Place of Origin

Philadelphia, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Mid-Atlantic, United States, North America

Date

1819-1832

Mark or Signature or Inscription or Label

1. Mark; Body, each section; "BACON + HART / PHILA." stamped incuse on each of the four sections

Materials

Wood; Boxwood; Ivory (sperm whale); Paktong; Iron; Felt; Cork

Dimensions (inches)

24.12 (L) , 1.37 (Diam)

Dimensions (centimeters)

61.28 (L) , 3.49 (Diam)

Object Description

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