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Flute in F

1 key. 4 sections of rosewood. Head joint: 193mm; upper joint: 177mm; lower joint: 115; foot joint: 75mm. 1 silver key with salt spoon style keyhead mounted on a round ring; Spring attached to the underside of key. 5 silver ferrules. Slightly oval embouchure hole.

  • Date:
    late 19th century
  • Maker:
    Joseph Riley & Sons
  • Collection:
    Birmingham Conservatoire
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  • Place of production:
    Birmingham (Timezone: Europe/London)
  • Culture:
  • Period:late 19th century
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  • Inscriptions:Stamped on Head joint: “RILEY & SONS / JOSEPH / BIRMINGHAM”
  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:
  • Repository:Birmingham Conservatoire
  • Measurements:504mm total length