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Glenda B., Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
Category: Musical Instrument Appraisal
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Experience:  30+ years of experience as an antique musical instrument appraiser. Member of Association of Online Appraisers.
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I have what appears to be a 19th century flute. I do not

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I have what appears to be a 19th century flute. I do not know the value ororigin. Can someone help with that?
Submitted: 5 months ago.
Category: Musical Instrument Appraisal
Expert:  twinb1201 replied 5 months ago.
Hello,My name is ***** ***** I'm happy to help.Does your flute have a manufacturer's name? Does it have a model number or serial number? What is there to indicate it is a 19th century instrument?Of what material is it made?
Customer: replied 5 months ago.
Nothing to trace on the flute. The brass pieces appear old. Joint pieces appear to be wrapped in silk for tight fit. Made of cherry or some tight grained hardwood.
Not much to go on.
Expert:  twinb1201 replied 5 months ago.
Can you upload a picture of the entire instrument, please?

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