Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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wood case for flute in D
  • Country Unknown
  • wood case for flute in D, circa 1810
  • wood, metal, velvet
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0433.a-d.RA01

Inner case is dark brown wooden rectangular box, hinged on the long side. Gold line around top and a gold octagonal/rectangular shape in center of lid. Metal latch with gold colored key hole. Two small rings. Lined with severely faded red velvet. Bottom is divided into four compartments. Top has tufts of string.