Pleyel & Co grand Piano

Type: Grand Piano

Collection: Kolthoorn Collection

Manufacturer: Pleyel & Co

Year: 1843

Geography: Paris / France

Dimensions (cm): L=205 W=123 H=38

Current location: Not on display

General description: Cashew wood case. Ivory naturals with ebony sharps. Divided bridge. The original leather hammer heads from c3 to the top, the rest is felt. The piano is bichord throughout. New stringing plan and tuning pins, all strings have agraffe. Contra bass is strung with copper, the inner wire is steel.

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Additional information

Keyboard width: CC-a4

Pedals: una corda, damper

Octaves: 7

Inscriptions

On the nameboard: Medailles d'Or, 1827, 1834, et 1839. / Ignace Pleyel & Comp'ie / Facteurs du Roi / No. 20, Rue Rochechouart, Paris.

Edition/serial number: 10502

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