Square Piano

Maker: John Broadwood & Sons
Date: 1801
Geography: London, England, United Kingdom
Culture: British
Medium: Mahogany, paint, brass, iron, ivory, ebony
Dimensions: Case length (perpendicular to keyboard): 60.6 cm W. (parallel to keyboard): 165.9 cm Case depth w/o lid: 22.1 cm Total H. 78.4 cm 3-octave span: 49.0 cm String length: Longest. 137.8 cm; shortest: 7.2 cm; c²: 27.5 cm
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-struck-piano
Credit Line: Gift of Curtis Freshel, 1958
Accession Number: 58.188

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