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American Silver Flute, Verne Q. Powell, Boston, 1933

Auction:
2892B
Lot:
37
Sold for:
$9,225$7,500

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2892B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 22, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

American Silver Flute, Verne Q. Powell, Boston, 1933, engraved on the head joint VERNE Q. POWELL / BOSTON / 201, body length 26 1/2 in., with original case.

Provenance: William Kincaid, from the estate of Dr. Isidor Ravdin.

Certificate: Verne Q. Powell Flutes.
Estimate $8,000-12,000


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Keywords

Isidor Ravdin, Verne Q. Powell, Flute, Powell, Powell Flutes, Western concert flute, William Kincaid, Woodwind instruments

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