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Grand Piano

Bartolomeo Cristofori
(Padua 1655–1731 Florence)

Date: 1720
Geography: Florence, Italy
Medium: Various materials
Dimensions: Case length (perpendicular to keyboard) 228.6 cm, Width (parallel to keyboard) 95.6 cm, Case depth without lid 23.5 cm, Total height 86.5 cm, 3-octave span 49.6 cm, L. of longest string 188.6 cm, L. of shortest string 12.0 cm, L. of c2 27.9 cm
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-struck-piano
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1219

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