transverse flute

Flute. Composite of two instruments by Potter and Cahusac. Boxwood body. Six keys, nickel silver-plated. Ivory ferrules and end cap. Keys are block mounted with pewter plugs. Five joints. String lapped tenons. Head joint ferrule stamped: PATENT; Barrel stamped: WILLm. HENRY/POTTER/IOHNSONS COURT/FLEET STREET/LONDON; Upper and lower joints stamped: CAHUSAC/LONDON; Foot joint stamped: PATENT/CAHUSAC/LONDON

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