Technical description: Single-manual English harpsichord. Compass 54 notes, G₁/B₁ - D₆ [GG/BB - d''']; C♯₁ and D♯₁ split.
Two registers, 2 × 8-ft. String guage numbers are written in ink beside the tuning pins. String lengths (plucking points).
Decoration: Plain walnut case with pierced and shaped brass strap hinges. Inside of the case is veneered with yew.
Signature/Marks: Inscribed on the wrestplank "THO BARTON / LONDINI FECIT"; on the lowest jacks "TB 1709".
Repair History: The keys and stand are replacements.
Rodger Mirrey; Sheila Barnes, 2007.
Bought by donor at Sotheby's 12 Mar 1970; ex- Charles Mould; bought by Charles Mould at auction at Purton, near Swindon, in 1969.; Gift of Rodger and Lynne Mirrey, 2005.