Walking stick flute
Musical instruments, devices and recordings
Boxwood [buxus sempervirens], Brass, Silver, Cork
850 mm (Length); 30 mm (Dia)
Place of origin
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Snowshill Manor and Garden, Gloucestershire (Accredited Museum)
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Walking stick flute in D, anon, probably South German, c.1825. Stained boxwood, simulating cane. One brass key, brass ferrule. Silver head engraved with monogram JWC(?). Head unscrews above cork. Leather wrist loop.
Given to the National Trust with Snowshill Manor in 1951 by Charles Paget Wade.
Marks and inscriptions
JMG or JWC