Almeida Custom #492 (Body Only) | Preowned
This beautiful silver flute is a distinctive example of the exquisite craftsmanship of Edward Almeida, a boutique Flutemaker. Almeida apprenticed with Verne Q. Powell beginning in 1948 and was employed at the factory until 1960 when he was invited to become co-owner. Newly overhauled and in great condition, this fine hand-crafted instrument is ready to be paired with the headjoint of your choosing!
Sterling Silver Body
Soldered Tone Holes
Low B footjoint
Split E Mechanism
French Pointed Key Arms
Newly overhauled with Synthetic Pads!
This flute would sell new for over $16,000!