1813 French Transverse flute in D-flat at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York - From the curators' comments: "Claude Laurent, a Parisian watchmaker and mechanic, invented the technology to produce glass flutes that became an early 19th century novelty. He used lead crystal and other types of glass to make white, cobalt blue, and uranium green flutes."
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large transverse flute dates to seventh-century Shilla. It was one of three transverse flutes,which together with the komun'go, kayagum and hyangbip'a, made up Shilla's 'Three Strings and Three Bamboo Flutes'(samhyon samchuk). The taegum was the largest of the three,followed by the chunggum ('middle' flute) and the sogum ('small' flute). The chunggum is no longer used but the taegum and sogum are played in court and folk music.
1795 German (Potsdam) Transverse flute. Kirst was one of the foremost German flute makers of his generation. The instrument comes with four exchangeable upper-middle sections to tune the flute in different pitches, and an additional C-foot for the notes c-sharp and c.
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