Flute. Nominal pitch: C.
Technical description: Cocus; 3 sections (lower body and foot in one piece); silver keys; 3 silver ferrules; small, slightly oval embouchure-hole; no tuning-slide (definite bulge at top of upper body, but no separate section); socket at top of upper body, tenon on head; recess by embouchure-hole for supporting the lip; overlapping low C/C♯ touches. L0: B♭. L1: T. L2: T. L3: T. L4: G♯; long F. R1: T; dup B♭; C. R2: T. R3: T; cross F. R4: D♯; low C♯; low C. Keymount type: knob. Keyhead type: flat square, pads mounted on central screws.
1814-15 (Monzani, according to hallmark); 1824-37 (Rudall & Rose)
Rudall & Rose / Monzani & Co. (composite?)
University of Edinburgh
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- Hornbostel-Sachs classification:421.121.12 Open side-blown flutes with fingerholes
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- Hornbostel-Sachs category:421.121.12 Open side-blown flutes with fingerholes
- Repository:University of Edinburgh
- Measurements:661 (without cap).
- View the original record:https://collections.ed.ac.uk/mimed/record/16043