Sebastien Erard Square Piano

Type: Square Piano

Collection: Kolthoorn Collection

Manufacturer: Erard, Sebastien

Year: 1785

Geography: Paris / France

Current location: Not on display

General description: Single action inside a mahogany case, the nameboard is mahogany with satinwood inlay. The nameplate itself is made with parchment. Bone naturals with ebony sharps. Original soundboard and tuning pins. Leather hammer heads and a French damping system.

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Additional information

Keyboard width: FF-f3

Pedals: damper, lute

Octaves: 5

Inscriptions

On the nameboard: Sebastianus Erard Parisiis / 1785 / Rue du Maille No 37

Edition/serial number: 4970

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