For sale: Black cocuswood flute with silver bands and eight silver keys, signed "C.NICHOLSON'S / IMPROVED" on the headjoint, "290 / CLEMENTI & CO / LONDON / C.NICHOLSON'S / IMPROVED" on the body, CLEMENTI & CO / LONDON on the other parts. Made c. 1822. Slide, ivory corkscrew. Pitch 425-435 Hz. Beautiful tone, in good condition. In new box. Price  € 3.500. Info email:



Franz Muss Wien, 2nd half 19th century. Wooden conical flute with 13 keys (old system) to low B flat. Ivory head joint. Price USD 1.250.