Triangular Octave Spinet

Maker: Pasquino Querci (Italian, active Florence, 1610–25)
Date: 1625
Geography: Florence, Italy
Culture: Italian
Medium: Wood, various materials
Dimensions: Inner Instrument: Length parallel to keyboard 82.0 cm, Width perpendicular to keyboard 33.7 cm, D. 121 cm, 3-octave span 47.8 cm, Sounding lengths (plucking points): c/e 79.6 (7.5) c2 34.5 (5.5) d4 7.6 (2.3)
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-plucked-spinet
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1230

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