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Clavichord

Christian Gottlob Hubert Ansbach

Date: 1782
Geography: Germany
Medium: Various materials
Dimensions: Approximate scaling and fretting (40 string pairs for 56 keys) Pairs 1-17 (C-e) unfretted C - 121.8 c - 91.9 18: (f - 74.0 19: (f# - 70.5 20: (g - 67.0 21: (g# - 64.6 20: a 21: (a# - 57.2 (b - 54.6 22: (c1 - 50.9 (c#1 - 48.4 23: (d1 24: (d#1 - 43.1 (e1 - 41.1 25: (f1 - 38.7 (f#1 - 36.9 26: (g1 - 35.2 (g#1 - 33.4 27: a1 28: (a#1 - 29.2 29: (c2 - 26.0 (c#2 - 24.6 30: d2 31: (d#2 - 22.1 (e2 - 21.0 32: (f2 - 19.4 (f#2 - 18.3 33: (g2 - 17.2 (g#2 - 16.2 34: a2 35: (a#2 - 14.5 (b2 - 13.7 36: (c3 - 12.8 (c#3 - 11.9 37: d3 38: (d#3 - 10.4 (e3 - 9.8 39: (f3 - 9.1 (f#3 - 8.5 40: g3 - 7.9 Width parallel to keyboard: without moulding 141.2 cm with moulding 142.6 cm Depth perpendicular to keyboard: without moulding 36.7 cm with moulding 37.3 Height without lid: 12.6 cm 3-octave span 47.1 cm Keyboard width total: 74.1 cm
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-struck-clavichord
Credit Line: Museum Accession
Accession Number: X.253.6

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