Technical description: Double-fretted clavichord. Compass 54|notes C₂ - F₆ [C - f'''] Double strung in bass. Thicker tangents for the lowest 11|notes suggest the original use of covered strings. Note names written in ink beside the wrest pins. Unlike other Hubert instruments the case and lid are of cherry. String lengths, F₆ 85, C₆ 121, F₅ 187, C₅ 254, F₄ 378, C₄ 504, F₃ 712, C₃ 871, F₂ 1020, C₂ 1097. Repair History: Restored by J.J.K.|Rhodes and W.R.|Thomas in 1956; restored by John Barnes in 1980.
sheila barnes, 2007.
acquired by Dr J.D.|Dickson in 1940 by bequest of Sir Donald Francis Tovey to whom it was given by Mrs Sophie Weisse c|1890.; Gift of Mrs Douglas Dickson, 1980.