This is a Wm. S. Haynes fusion flute custom-made in 2010 for a fine professional European flutist. Fusion tubing is 95% silver and 5% platinum with .004 tube of 14K gold soldered to the inside (same material as Aurumite). It is French model open hole, inline G, C foot, C# trill, A=442Hz. Plays very warm, sweet and colorful. Headjoint is a big upgrade to a Dana Sheridan of solid silver with 14K lip and riser. This is one of the better modern flutes which has many of the traditional characteristics. New this flute sells well over $15,000. This one is made much better than the new flutes they are now making, and the price is $8,995, $55 shipping to USA.
Maker’s mark and serial number on body only, monogram on headjoint.
The embouchure hole measures 10.26 x 11.76 mm.
Sounding length is 593 mm.
Headjoint length is 8-3/4”.
The flute weighs 470 grams.
Please see detailed photos below.
Price is $8,995 USD, $55 shipping to USA.
For more information please email Alan Weiss at firstname.lastname@example.org