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Clavichord

Johann Christoph Jesse
(German, Halberstadt 1705–1787 Halberstadt)

Date: 1765
Geography: Haldberstadt, Germany
Medium: Various materials
Dimensions: 3-octave span 46.9 cm, keyboard total span 80.1 cm, L. perpendicular to keyboard, excluding molding 148.8 cm, L. perpendicular to keyboard, including molding 151.5 cm, Width parallel to keyboard, excluding molding 57.3 cm, Width parallel to keyboard, including molding 58.8 cm, D. without lid 17.0 cm, String sounding lengths: FF 122.0, C 111.5, c 86.9, c1 55.9, c2 29.6, c3 14.4, f3 9.4
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-struck-clavichord
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1207

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