Gunther & Horwood Square Piano

Type: Square Piano

Collection: Geelvinck Collection

Manufacturer: Gunther & Horwood

Year: c.1830

Geography: London / England

Dimensions (cm): W=171

Current location: Not on display

General description: English double action in a mahogany case with decorative moulding. Wooden hitchpin rail in the design that a metal hitchpin rail would be. The hitchpin is also very close to the bridge pin. Bichord with open-spun brass strings.

Additional information

Keyboard width: FF-f4

Octaves: 6

Inscriptions

On the nameboard: New Patent / Gunther & Horwood / Manufacturers / Pratt Place, Camden Town, London. / Removed from Little Queen Street. Lincoln's Inn Fields.

Edition/serial number: 4798

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