Erard Square Piano

Type: Square Piano

Collection: Kolthoorn Collection

Manufacturer: Erard, Sebastien

Year: 1796

Geography: Paris / France

Current location: Not on display

General description: Erard action with double pilot in a inlaid mahogany case with a satinwood nameboard. Ivory naturals with ebony sharps. Single bridge, the piano is trichord throughout with open-spun bass strings. The piano also has leather hammer heads and long, thin tuning pins.

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Additional information

Keyboard width: FF-c4

Pedals: Two knee pedals: damper, lute stop

Octaves: 5 1/2

Inscriptions

On the nameboard: Erard Freres a Compagnie / Rue du Mail No37 / a Paris 1796

Edition/serial number: 9348

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