421.121.12 Open side-blown flutes with fingerholes

Transverse flute. Boxwood. Eight block-mounted silver keys, six with circular cork covered flaps and two (C & C keys) with pewter plugs. Lowest C key missing flap and part of shank. Five joints. Five ivory ferrules. End cap missing. Tenons lapped with red waxy thread. Upper joint is stamped: RUDALL & ROSE/No.15 PLAZA/COVENT GARDEN/LONDON/1188; Barrel joint, lower joint and foot joint are stamped: RUDALL & ROSE/LONDON

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