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Catalog Number 2007.05.01.o
Description Antique Clavichord. c. 1800.
Wood/Metal/Ink/Varnish, 64¼" width, 22½" inch depth, and 31" height; four large wooden legs with coasters, 60 keys, unfolding music stand and four sound board panels which can be opened up during play. Deocrative features are inlaid in ink on the panels around the keyboard, including the words 'David Shrocter fecit. '79'/ Dublin Nr. 59 Townsend St.'
Decade 179/180/181
Collection Chautauqua Institution Artifact Collection
Search Terms Pianos
Material Wood/Metal/Ink/Varnish
Place of Origin Golfview House
Lexicon category 6: T&E For Communication
Lexicon sub-category Musical T&E
Object Name Clavichord
Classification People
Date c. 1800