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Harpsichord

Louis Bellot
(Paris, active 1717–1759)

Date: 1742
Geography: Paris, France
Medium: Wood and various materials
Dimensions: L. 238.7 cm, W. 90.1 cm, D. 26.5 cm, 3-octave span 47.2 cm, Sounding lengths (longer of pair, far plucking points): 8 ' 4' GG 179.1 (17.1) cm 97.2 (12.8) cm c2 36.8 (9.0) cm 17.1 (7.1) cm e3 14.3 (5.7) cm 7.5 (4.9) cm
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-plucked-harpsichord
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1218

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