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Harpsichord. two keyboards. two eight foot registers. one four foot register. one lute stop. one buff stop to front 8. machine stop. nag's head lid swell mechanism missing, but housing remains. Restored by C Nobbs & B Marks, from Feb.-Dec. 2013.

Details

harpsichord
1972.211.1
Musical Instruments

1 item (description level: part)
Broad category
Musical Instruments, Chordophone
Additional names, titles, or classifications
catalogue name:  harpsichord

Additional maker information
maker:  Kirckman, Jacob
Place
London, England, UK; Europe
Additional place information
made:  London 
Date made
1772
Additional date information
date made:  1772 

Measurements
overall: 2366 x 930 x 317 mm
Additional measurement information
overall: 2366 x 930 x 317 mm

Provenance
auctioneer:  Sotheby & Co.  Undefined - 1972-06-29


Related objects
part of harpsichord (1972.211)
Related subjects
object name: harpsichords

Record created 2013-12-20
Record last updated 2018-12-16

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