Loud & Brothers Square Piano


This square piano was made by Loud & Brothers in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania around 1818-1822. Piano makers by the name of Loud first appear in Philadelphia directories in 1811 but are no longer listed after 1854. This piano is serial number 80, and has a compass of FF-c4, an English double action, double strings throughout with tuning pins at right, 1 pedal: damper, a wood frame and a mahogany (?) case.

Date Made: 1818-1822

Maker: Thomas & John Loud

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia

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Credit Line: Hugo Worch

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: MI.291107Catalog Number: 291107Accession Number: 59954

Object Name: piano

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4ad0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_605899

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