Claude Laurent Flute
Flute approximately 2' in length (when assembled). The crystal is opaque and slightly ribbed lengthwise; in color it has a smokey-white tint. The flute is designed so that it can be disassembled into three segments. These three segments in turn can be placed in a hard leather case which has hollowed-out padded grooves designed to accommodate each segment. The keep, or pedals, of the flute are made of silver.
|Instruments - Wind
|Claude Laurent; Paris, France
Additional Information: flute; One of the segments bears a silver band which contains a number of inscriptions. One of the inscriptions appears: "HNC/TO/JTC/1841/C. LAURENT A PARIS 1825/BREVETE"