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Harpsichord

Maker: Giovanni Paolo Leoni
(Italian, active late 18th century)

Date: 1773
Geography: Rome (?), Italy
Medium: Wood, various materials
Dimensions: Inner instrument: L. 151.9 cm, W. 71.2 cm, D. 16.7 cm, 3-octave span 50.5 cm, Sounding lengths (lower choir, far plucking point): C/E 129.9 (13.3) c2 23.3 (6.8) c3 10.7 (4.3) (scaling is approximate because the bridge is coming unglued from the soundboard)
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-plucked-harpsichord
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1226

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