Double flageolet

about 1830
Firth & Hall (American, 1821–41)


Object Place: New York

Dimensions

Overall: 45.7 cm (18 in.)

Accession Number

2016.409

Medium or Technique

Boxwood, ivory, brass, plastic

Not On View

Classifications

Aerophones

Provenance

Probably owned by Jacob Sebert Whitmarsh, Florence, Massachusetts (b. 1823 – d. 1912); by descent from Whitmarsh to his daughter Martha P. Whitmarsh, Florence, Massachusetts (1867-1944); given to Northhampton Historical Society by Martha P. Whitmarsh; October 14, 2007, sold at Skinners Auctionhouse to Douglas Koeppe; 2016, sold by Koeppe to the MFA. (Accession date: September 28, 2016).

Credit Line

H.E. Bolles Fund