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Square Piano

Maker: Caspar Katholnik (Katholnig) (Austrian, Vienna 1763–1829 Vienna)
Date: ca. 1801–5
Geography: Vienna, Austria
Culture: Austrian
Medium: Mahogany veneered case, bone naturals, ebony slips over dark-stained accidentals.
Dimensions: Case length (perpendicular to keyboard) 36.6 cm, Width (parallel to keyboard) 106.0 cm, Case depth (wihtout lid) 15.5 cm, Total height 75.5 cm, 3-octave span 46.6 cm, String length: longest 94.0 cm shortest 8.7 cm c2 30.2
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-struck-piano
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1951

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