Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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piccolo in D
  • Country Unknown
  • piccolo in D, circa 1830
  • rosewood, metal, cork, carving
  • Object Length/Width/Depth: 31 x 3 x 2.5 cm
    Object Length/Width/Depth: 12 3/16 x 1 1/8 x 1 in
  • Betty Austin Hensley Flutes of the World
  • Not on display
  • 2011.0447.a,b

Short black flute in two pieces.

2011.0447.a: mouthpiece with a silver colored metal knob at closed end. Silver colored metal ring at either end.

2011.0447.b: "Male" element at proximal end, for insertion into part a, wrapped with cork. Six fingerholes and five metal keys. Silver metal ring at distal end.