Rectangular Octave Virginal

Date: ca. 1600
Geography: Augsburg?, Germany
Culture: German
Medium: Ebony, paper, parchment, ivory, various materials
Dimensions: L. parallel to keyboard 44.1 cm, W. perpendicular to keyboard 21.8 cm, D. 9.1 cm, 3-octave span 40.7 cm, Sounding lengths (plucking points) f 39.6 (1.8) (sic) c2 20.7 (4.3) f3 7.0 (4.4)
Classification: Chordophone-Zither-plucked-virginal
Credit Line: The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number: 89.4.1778

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