Firth & Hall Square Piano

Description (Brief)
This square piano was made by Firth & Hall in New York, New York around 1823-1828. The nameboard is inscribed “Manufactured / by / Firth & Hall / 358 Pearl Street / NEW YORK.” This piano is serial number 104 and has a compass of FF-f4, an English double action, double-strings throughout, 1 pedal: dampers, wood, frame, and a mahogany or rosewood case.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1831-1833
maker
Firth & Hall
Place Made
United States: New York, New York
ID Number
MI.315753
catalog number
315753
accession number
65928
Credit Line
Gift of Hugo Worch
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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