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User:
Paderewski, Ignacy Jan  Search this
Maker:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (overall material)
felt (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 290 cm x 152 cm x 1010 cm; 114 3/16 in x 59 27/32 in x 397 5/8 in
overall: 37 3/4 in x 54 in x 90 in; 95.885 cm x 137.16 cm x 228.6 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1892
Description:
This grand piano was made by Steinway & Sons in New York, New York in 1892. It was played by composer and pianist, Ignacy Jan Paderewski during his first U.S. tour in seventy-five concerts from1892-1893. This piano is serial number 717227 and has a compass of AAA-c5, repetition action, layers of felt hammers, single-, double-, and triple-strings, 3 pedals: una corda, sustention, and dampers, one-piece cast-iron frame, cross-strung, and an ebonized wood case.
Location:
Currently not on view
Credit Line:
Gift of Steinway & Sons
ID Number:
MI.74.07
Serial number:
71227
Accession number:
310654
Catalog number:
74.07
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Pianos
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-668f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_609326