Flute in F

about 1845
Charles G. Christman (American, active 1823–1858)


Object Place: New York, New York, United States

Dimensions

Length: 50.6 cm (19 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

2012.264

Medium or Technique

Boxwood, ivory, brass

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

1 key

Inscription

[unicorn head] / C.G. CHRISTMAN / 404 / PEARL ST / NEW-YORK

Provenance

1988, sold by Michael Zadro, New Paltz, New York, to Robert E. Eliason, Hanover, New Hampshire; 2012, gift of Eliason to the MFA. (Accession Date: May 30, 2012)

Credit Line

Gift of Robert E. and Ellen I. Eliason