Technical description: Double-manual transposing Flemish harpsichord. Compass: upper manual 45|notes C₁/E₁ - C₆ [CC/EE - c'''] at standard Ruckers pitch; lower manual 50|notes C₁/E₁ - F₆ (CC/EE - f''') aligned so that F₁-F₆ play the same strings as the upper manual keys C₁-C₆. Two sets of strings (now removed) 1 × 8-ft, 1 × 4-ft, played from both manuals, 4 registers. Repair History: Neither the outer case decoration nor the stand are original.
sheila barnes, 2007.
Bought by Raymond Russell before 1956 from Mrs Lotta van Buren Bizallion (who lent it to Yale University); sold by Sir Bernhard Samuelson in 1915; owned by E.|Spence, Florence, before 1896.; Gift of Mrs Gilbert Russell, 1964.