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  • CollectionCollection Musical Instruments
  • Inventory number2012.017
  • Object nameSquare pianoforte
  • ClassificationMusical instruments > Chordophones > Simple chordophones or zithers > Board zithers > True board zithers > True board zithers with resonator > True board zithers with resonator box (box zither) > Box zithers, sounded by hammers or beaters, with keyboard
  • CreatorBroadwood
  • GeographyPlace of production: London (Europe > Western Europe > United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland > Great-Britain > England > Greater London (metropolitan area))
  • Date1808
  • MaterialIvory (Animal > Tooth > Mammal tooth)
    Copper (Metal)
    European Boxwood (Buxus sp.) (Vegetal > Wood (vegetal material) > Hardwood)
    Norway spruce (Vegetal > Wood (vegetal material) > Softwood)
    Iron (Metal)
    Lime (Tilia sp.) (Vegetal > Wood (vegetal material) > Hardwood)
    Leather (Processed material > Animal)
    Ebony (Diospyros sp.) (Vegetal > Wood (vegetal material) > Hardwood)
    Brass (alloy) (Metal > Alloy > Copper alloy)
    Beech (Fagus sp.) (Vegetal > Wood (vegetal material) > Hardwood)
  • DimensionsHeight: 25 cm, Width: 166 cm, Depth: 62 cm
  • DepositoryMusée des Instruments de Musique / Muziekinstrumentenmuseum
  • OwnerMusée Art et Histoire / Museum Kunst en Geschiedenis
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