Dubois & Stodart Square Piano

Description (Brief)
This square piano was made by Dubois & Stodart in New York, New York about 1830. Adam Stodart managed a New York piano manufacturing firm and dealership with William Dubois from about 1822 until 1834. During this time they contracted with William and Robert Nunns to make some of their pianos. This piano is serial number 243 and has a compass of FF-f4, an English double action, felt (?) hammers, double-strings throughout, 1 pedals: dampers, an iron string-plate frame, and a mahogany case.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
piano
date made
1833-1835
maker
Dubois & Stodart
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
MI*315700
catalog number
315700
accession number
58488
subject
Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
Credit Line
Gift of Hugo Worch
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