Fender Rhodes Company Electric Piano

Description (Brief)
This electric piano was made by the Fender Rhodes Company in Fullerton, California around 1971-1973. It is a Mark I stage piano, which was produced from 1969-1975. This piano is serial number 24761, and has a compass of 6ix octaves, Rhodes action, with hammers facing the keyboard, metal bars with resonator bars and coils to turn vibrations into electrical charges, rubber pads on plastic shank hammers, 2 hand stops: tone regulator and volume regulator, wood frame, an imitation leather-covered wood case, and a folding metal base.
Currently not on view
Object Name
date made
Fender Rhodes Company
overall: 24 in x 48 in x 12 in; 60.96 cm x 121.92 cm x 30.48 cm
overall in case: 23 1/2 in x 46 3/8 in x 9 5/8 in; 59.69 cm x 117.7925 cm x 24.4475 cm
Place Made
United States: California, Fullerton
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Music & Musical Instruments
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Culture and the Arts: Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center
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