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Flute Catalog - J

Detailed information for a subset of flutes in the Flutopedia Flute Catalog whose source begins with the letter J. The source is the crafting culture (if known), or else the flute maker's last name (if known), or else the name of the collection in which the flute resides.

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Flute Cultures, Makers, or Collections starting with J

Culture: Jerusalem

Jerusalem Duct Flute

Fingering sequence: 123–1231; Crafting culture: Jerusalem1; Date crafted: April 21, 2005 or before2; Date acquired: April 21, 20051

Provenance: Purchased by Clint Goss in person from a shop in the Arabic quarter of Jerusalem, Israel on April 21, 2005.1; Disposition: In the collection of Clint Goss.3

1 entered by Clint Goss
2 entered by Clint Goss, based on the date acquired.
3 entered by Clint Goss on April 15, 2017

Culture: Jicarilla Apache (Jicarilla)

AMNH 50 / 8422: Jicarilla Apache (Jicarilla) ~1909 Native American Flute

Crafting culture: Jicarilla Apache (Jicarilla)1 «Wikipedia»; Date crafted: 1909 or before2; Date acquired: 19093; Overall length: 36.7(±0.5) cm4; Materials: METAL (IRON PIPE), WOOD, HIDE, PIGMENT3

Identification: AMNH Field No. A2623; Provenance: NM, Basin, Plains, Southwest, USA3; Personnel: Donor: Dr. Pliny E. Goddard (Expedition)3; Disposition: In the American Museum of Natural History collection in New York City, catalog #50 / 8422.5

For more information: American Museum of Natural History / Anthropology Collections

1 American Museum of Natural History catalog record as of March 24, 2017 (original text: ‘Apache, Jicarilla’)
2 entered by Clint Goss, based on the date acquired.
3 American Museum of Natural History catalog record as of March 24, 2017
4 American Museum of Natural History catalog record as of March 24, 2017 (original text: ‘D:2.6 L:36.7 H:5.8 (in CM)’)
5 entered by Clint Goss on March 24, 2017

Image courtesy of the American Museum of Natural History.

DCM 886: Jicarilla Apache (Jicarilla) ~1929 Native American Flute

Crafting culture: Jicarilla Apache (Jicarilla)1,2 «Wikipedia»; Date crafted: Before August 28, 19293; Date acquired: August 28, 19291; Overall length: 41.434(±0.159) cm (⇇ 'L 16 5/16' in)4; 41.60(±0.05) cm1; Materials: Wood, lightly stained red. Wood flue cover, lead flue plate. Leather thongs.1; Condition: 2 thongs missing. All glue joints are loose.1

Provenance: From Shop, Pasadena, California, 28 Aug. 1929.1; Disposition: In the Dayton C. Miller collection of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., cataloged as DCM 886:.5; Remarks: Dayton C. Miller ledger entry: "Jicarilla Apache, near Santa Fe."1

For more information: Library of Congress / Dayton C. Miller Collection

1 Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection catalog record as of February 23, 2017
2 [Wolf 2002]
3 entered by Clint Goss, based on the date acquired.
4 [Wolf 2002] (original text: ‘L 16 5/16’)
5 entered by Clint Goss on February 23, 2017

Image courtesy of the Library of Congress.

DCM 935: Jicarilla Apache (Jicarilla) ~1930 Native American Flute

Crafting culture: Jicarilla Apache (Jicarilla)1,2 «Wikipedia»; Date crafted: Before April 21, 19303; Date acquired: April 21, 19301; Overall length: 91.281(±0.159) cm (⇇ 'L 35 15/16' in)4; 91.40(±0.05) cm1; Materials: Unidentified hard wood, leather thong, lead flue plate. Decorated with designs painted blue, yellow, and green including sunflowers, leaves, a snake.1

Provenance: From Fred Harvey, Albuquerque, New Mexico, 21 Apr. 1930.1; Disposition: In the Dayton C. Miller collection of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C., cataloged as DCM 935:.5; Remarks: Dayton C. Miller ledger entry: "Jicarilla Apache."1

For more information: Library of Congress / Dayton C. Miller Collection

1 Dayton C. Miller Flute Collection catalog record as of February 23, 2017
2 [Wolf 2002]
3 entered by Clint Goss, based on the date acquired.
4 [Wolf 2002] (original text: ‘L 35 15/16’)
5 entered by Clint Goss on February 23, 2017

Image courtesy of the Library of Congress. Image courtesy of the Library of Congress.

Maker: Alf Jetzer

Alf Jetzer Mid-range C Minor Erdklang-Flöte Forest Flute

Fundamental pitch (design): C41; Fingering sequence: T12–1231; Instrument maker: Alf Jetzer1 «Web Site»; Date crafted: October 21, 2004 or before2; Date acquired: October 21, 20041; Primary scale: Minor Pentatonic1 (steps: 3–2–2–3–2) «Wikipedia»

Provenance: Purchased by Clint Goss by mail from the flute maker, Alf Jetzer, on October 21, 2004.1; Disposition: In the collection of Clint Goss.3

1 entered by Clint Goss
2 entered by Clint Goss, based on the date acquired.
3 entered by Clint Goss on April 15, 2017

 
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