Wurlitzer Electric Piano

Description:

This electric piano was made by the Wurlitzer Company, in Dekalb, Illinois, likely around 1978. It is model 200A serial #129394L, and has 2 control knobs: volume and vibrato, plastic lid, vinyl-covered wood case, and 4 detachable chrome-plated tapered legs. The "L" serial number designation indicates that this piano was manufactured in Wurlitzer's Logan, Utah plant. This model, 200A, continued in production into 1980.

Date Made: 1972-1973Date Made: 19741974-1978

Maker: Wurlitzer Company

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Illinois, De Kalb

Subject: BlacksJazzAfrican American

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Credit Line: Gift of Edward K. and Gaye Ellington in memory of their grandfather "Duke" Ellington

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1999.0148.01Serial Number: 129394LModel Number: 200AAccession Number: 1999.0148Catalog Number: 1999.0148.01

Object Name: piano

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 18 cm x 98 cm x 48 cm; 7 1/16 in x 38 9/16 in x 18 7/8 in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-7978-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1203041

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