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Clavichord

Maker:
School of Johann Heinrich Gräbner (German, Dresden ca. 1700–ca. 1777 Dresden)
Date:
18th century
Geography:
Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
W. across bottom: 93.7 cm 36-7/8 in. D. across bottom: 31.7 12-1/2 in. H. without lid: 13.5 5-3/8 3-octave span: 37 14-5/8 L. naturals: 8 3-1/4 L. top string: 6.4 2-1/4 (sounding) L. bottm string: 76.4 30-1/8 (sounding)
Classification:
Chordophone-Zither-struck-clavichord
Credit Line:
Purchase, The Barrington Foundation Inc. Gift, The Howard Bayne Fund, Rogers Fund, Mr. and Mrs. Thatcher M. Brown III and Mrs. Norma F. Finer Perll Gifts, Gifts of Rev. George Nichols Marshall and The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, by exchange, and funds from various donors, 1985
Accession Number:
1985.210
Not on view
"Keyboard Instruments." Summer. The Metropolitan Museum of Art Bulletin (1989), Vol. 47, No. 1, pg. 12, ill.



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