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Clavichord

Attributed to Christian Kintzing
(German, Neuwied 1707–1804 Neuwied)

Date: 1763
Geography: Neuwied, Germany
Medium: Wood, metal
Dimensions: Width: 138.2 cm (54-7/16 in.) Length perpendicular to keyboard 46.3 cm (18-3/16 in.)Height of case 10.1 cm (3-15/16 in.) without lid 3-octave span 47.5 cm (18-11/16 in.) C: 110.8 cm f1: 37 cm. F: 102 cm c2: 26.2 cm. c: 86.7 cm f2: 19.5 cm. f: 68.7 cm c3: 12.1 cm. 1: 46.9 cm e3: 9.6 cm. Gauge markings: 1: C-F# 5: b-f1 2: G-A# 6: f#1-c2 3: B-e 7: c#2-g#2 4: f-a# 8: a2-e3
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-struck-clavichord
Credit Line: Purchase, The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, by exchange; Rogers Fund; The Barrington Foundation Inc. Gift; Gifts of Risa and David Bernstein, Carroll C., Beverly and Garry S. Bratman, Miss Alice Getty, and Erica D. White, by exchange; and funds from various donors, by exchange, 1986
Accession Number: 1986.239

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