J.B. Streicher Square Piano

Type: Square Piano

Collection: Sweelinck Collection

Manufacturer: Streicher, Johann Baptist

Year: c.1835

Geography: Vienna / Austria

Dimensions (cm): W=165

Current location: Not on display

General description: Viennese action in a harp-shaped walnut case on the treble side, with a mahogany dye finish. Bone naturals with ebony sharps. Triple strung until e2, double strung until FF. The lyre is missing but there are at least two pedals, those being a bassoon and damper.

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Additional information

Keyboard width: FF-f4

Pedals: bassoon, damper

Octaves: 6

Inscriptions

On the nameboard: Patent Pianoforte / J.B. Streicher / In Wien

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