VERY FINE


RUDALL CARTE & CO.


WOODEN FLUTE


SERIAL NUMBER 2326


RESTORED BY EXPERT RESTORATION TECH


NO CRACKS


RUDALL CARTE RESTORED CASE


The venerable firm of Rudall, Carte & Co. began as Rudall & Rose (1821–1852), became Rudall Rose Carte & Co. (1852–1871), and operated as Rudall, Carte & Co. past 1950. They offered a wide variety of flutes from the beginning, and were instrumental in manufacturing and promoting the Boehm flute and other cylindrical flutes in England.




Although Rudall Carte wanted one of their own fingering system designs to be adopted as the world's standard for flute, this was the most popular style flute ordered by flutists from circa 1870 to the turn of the century


his flute features characteristic Art Deco Style French Key Arms in nickel silver
Closed G sharp or what most Boehm flutes now feature
Beautiful sharp french oval embouchure
Play A 440 - 442 Hz or Concert Pitch by pulling out head joint
HP or 452 Hz instrument





Carefully disassembled and fully restored by wooden instrument restoration expert
Restoration Credits to Mr. Jerry Schurr

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Rudall Carte #2326 in case restoredHead Crown3-pieces flute front Serial Number 23263-pieces flute back Serial Number 2326Sharp Oval EmbouchureClosed G sharpUnderside flute - no cracksRudall Carte restored Case with silver plaqueCase frontBack side of Rudall Carte CaesPrior to restoration