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Details about  VINTAGE HAWKES & SON MAKERS LONDON SILVER PLATED CONCERT FLUTE circa 1889 - 1890

VINTAGE HAWKES & SON MAKERS LONDON SILVER PLATED CONCERT FLUTE circa 1889 - 1890 See original listing
VINTAGE-HAWKES-SON-MAKERS-LONDON-SILVER-PLATED-CONCERT-FLUTE-circa-1889-1890
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08 Mar, 2012 13:19:56 GMT
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Item location:
UK, United Kingdom

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eBay item number:
230753421970
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Last updated on  03 Mar, 2012 15:56:08 GMT  View all revisions

Item specifics

Condition:
Used: An item that has been previously used. The item may have some signs of cosmetic wear, but is fully ... Read moreabout the condition
Instrument:

Vintage Antique Silver Flute

Brand:

Hawkes & Son London

ITEM FOR SALE

VINTAGE HAWKES & SON MAKERS LONDON SILVER PLATED CONCERT FLUTE circa 1889 - 1989.

Excellent condition -  Unusual and rare. Great Items for a collector.

All keys regular but need re-padding.

The flute is a Hawkes & Son, not a Boosey and Hawkes.  In 1930, Boosey & Co. merged with Hawkes & Son to form Boosey & Hawkes.

Not sure of the exact date of manufacture.  Unable to locate exact date of manufacture of Serial Number 13128, but 13126 is dated 1889 and the Serial Number 13381 is dated 1890. This is the website address:

http://www.horniman.ac.uk/media/_file/bandh_handlists_web.pdf

For more detailed photographs, please visit http://ngimusic.co.uk/anteaks/index.html

Body sections:

·        Head Joint is engraved with ‘Hawkes & Son Makers London’ & serial number 13128

·        Body Joint is engraved with ‘Hawkes & Son Makers London’ & serial number 13128

Dimensions

·         Total length assembled: About 67.5cm

·         Head Joint – 23cm

·         Body Joint – 48.5cm

·         Weight – 435 grams

Thanks for looking and feel free to email if you have any questions.

The Item Is For Sale Elsewhere

I have other vintage instruments for sale – a French wooden clarinet Selmer stencil made by Malerne, France circa 1940-1960 and set of military simple system wooden flutes in Bb

Check out my other items!

If buying from multiple listings please ask for a combined invoice before you pay - I will then reduce your postage costs - I do not profit from postage.

The item will be posted to the address listed on Paypal Notification of Payment.

No returns are accepted for this item. 

The item will be sent via Recorded Delivery and tracking information will be emailed to you.

I am not responsible for any loss/damaged caused in transit via Royal Mail.  I always keep proof of postage. 

If item does not arrive in estimated postage time, please contact me immediately – within 1 week of the estimated delivery time (at the latest).  If items are not reported ‘not received’ within this time no replacement or refund will be offered.  You will be sent proof of postage receipt, with which and you can contact the Royal Mail to make a claim.

If you do not agree with any of these terms - please do not purchase the item.

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