Jérôme Thibouville-Lamy, France

Rose Wood Conical Bore Boehm Style Flute Circa 1890

Restored by wooden restoration expert
  • All Origianal
  • Fully stamped with case
  • Cylindrical bore head joint
  • French Sharp Cut Oval Embouchure
  • Conical Bore body & foot
  • Ring keys (open hole)
  • Treated white Kid Brand Leather pads



Fully Restored to Its Original Glory
  • No cracks
  • Disassembled
  • Soaked in organic no nut oil
  • Keys & mechanisms polished / aligned
  • All new head cork / corks / Kid Brand leather pads
  • Re assembled / regulated

  • Key of C
  • Boehm modern fingering style closed G# system (what we now play)
  • Diatonic Scale
  • Plays down to low C
  • A=440 Hz


TONAL QUALITY
French Oval Embouchure remains sharp, and this combined with rosewood and style of flute produces a lovely french soft tone with lovely harmonics at concert pitch A 440 hz.