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Wooden flute

Date made: late 18th century

Place made: Jurby

Description: Musical instrument. This flute is made of a dark hardwood, possibly rosewood, and is missing its head joint. It was used in the Jurby Parish Church. The low C key has been removed, but the hole has been filled in, suggesting that this was either done deliberately, or as a repair. Inscription reads 'PROSSER'.

Measurements: overall: 42 x 3 cm

Materials: wood

Object name: flute

Collection: Social History Collection

ID Number: 1954-3273


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