Flute

1750–1800
Johann Friedrich Engelhard (about 1730–1801)


Object Place: Nuremberg, Germany

Dimensions

Length 66.4 cm (26 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

1989.136

Medium or Technique

Boxwood, ivory, silver

Not On View

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Inscription

Stamped on headjoint and upper and lower bodyjoints: [in scroll: I. F. ENGELHARD] / N; stamped on footjoint: [in scroll: I.F. ENGELHARD]; stamped near upper and lower ends of all adjoining joints: 3; key decoratively engraved with initials "?C"

Provenance

By 1970, accessioned as source unidentified to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 22, 1989)

Credit Line

Anonymous gift