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English Eight-keyed Flute, Willis & Goodlad, c. 1830

Auction:
3170B
Lot:
27
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3170B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 11, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

English Eight-keyed Flute, Willis & Goodlad, c. 1830, cocuswood and silver, stamped WILLIS & GOODLAD/25 VILLIERS ST./STRAND/LONDON, with brass-inlaid mahogany case.
Estimate $300-500

Multiple cracks, broken mount, metal tube inserted into head joint.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

Keywords

LONDON, Brass instrument, Flute, Goodlad, Music, Western concert flute, Willis, Woodwind instruments

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