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Harpsichord

Jan Couchet the Elder
(Flemish, Antwerp 1615–1655 Antwerp)

Date: ca. 1650
Geography: Antwerp, Flemish
Medium: Wood and various materials
Dimensions: L. 229 cm (90 1/8 in.); W. 85.5 cm (33 3/4 in.); D. 26.9 cm (10 1/2 in.); 3-octave span 50.1 cm (19 3/4 in.) Sounding length (longer 8' choir, plucking points): 8' 4' FF 169.3 (15.1) 92.5 (5.9) c2 33.1 (6.1) 15.3 (2.8) c3 16.9 (4.4) 7.7 (2.5)
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-plucked-harpsichord
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.2363

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