Nunns Square Piano

Description (Brief)
This square piano was made by Robert and William Nunns for Dubois & Stodart in New York, New York around 1824-1830. Robert and his Brother William established their firm in 1823, manufacturing pianos both for themselves and the company of Dubois & Stodart. This piano is serial number 543 and has a compass of FF-f4, and English Double action, leather hammers covered with felt, double-strings, the first 10 notes are wound, tuning pins at the rear, 1 pedal: dampers, an iron hitch-pin plate frame, and a mahogany case.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1824-1833
maker
Robert & William Nunns
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
MI.60.1388
catalog number
60.1388
accession number
227687
Credit Line
Made available through the Cooper Union Museum
See more items in
Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

Comments

Add a comment about this object