Single-manual harpsichord

Instrument

Harpsichord

Instrument Family

Keyboard

Maker

Benjamin Slade

Place Made

London; Europe; England; United Kingdom

Date Made

1720-1725

Description

Technical description: Single-manual English harpsichord. Compass 61|notes G₁ - G₆ [GG - g''']. Two registers 2 × 8-ft. Cast and gilt rose.Walnut case with smoothly curved tail (s-shaped bent-side).

Notes

rodger mirrey; eleanor smith, 2010.

Measurements

1910.

Provenance

Bought at auction at Braboeuf Manor, Guildford, 10 June 1963.; Gift of Rodger and Lynne Mirrey, 2005.

Collection

MIMEd; Rodger Mirrey Collection

Accession Number

4480