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Italian Virginal

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
instrument: 8 3/4 in x 64 5/8 in x 1575 in; 22.225 cm x 164.1475 cm x 4000.5 cm
overall: harpsichord: 8 3/4 in x 70 in x 23 1/4 in; 22.225 cm x 177.8 cm x 59.055 cm
Object Name:
harpsichord
Place made:
Italy
Date made:
1675-1699
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.303544
Accession number:
62559
Catalog number:
303544
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-2814-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606008
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Johannes Player Spinet

Maker:
Player, John  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
instrument: 7 1/4 in x 58 3/4 in x 23 5/8 in; 18.415 cm x 149.225 cm x 60.0075 cm
overall: harpsichord: 7 in x 58 1/2 in x 23 in; 17.78 cm x 148.59 cm x 58.42 cm
Object Name:
harpsichord
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1675-1699
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.299848
Accession number:
61285
Catalog number:
299848
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-436a-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606224
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Voboam Guitar

Maker:
Voboam  Search this
Measurements:
guitar: 36 in x 10 3/4 in x 4 7/8 in; 91.44 cm x 27.305 cm x 12.3825 cm
back: 1/8 in x 10 1/2 in x 18 3/4 in; .3175 cm x 26.67 cm x 47.625 cm
Object Name:
guitar
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1690-1699
Credit Line:
Gift of The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (through Dr. Robert H. Dyson)
ID Number:
MI.65.0591
Accession number:
1991.0406
Catalog number:
65.0591
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Guitars
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-2c07-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605748

Bass Viola da Gamba

Physical Description:
spruce (overall material)
maple (overall material)
pearwood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 15 3/16 in x 47 in; 15.875 cm x 38.57625 cm x 119.38 cm
Object Name:
Viola Da Gamba
viola da gamba
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
ca 1690
Credit Line:
Gift of The University Museum, University of Pennsylvania (through Dr. Robert H. Dyson)
ID Number:
MI.65.0595
Accession number:
1991.0406
Catalog number:
65.0595
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4e65-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_606571
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De Quoco Single Manual Harpsichord

Maker:
De Quoco, Nicolas  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 39 1/2 in x 34 1/2 in x 86 in; 100.33 cm x 87.63 cm x 218.44 cm
Object Name:
harpsichord
Date made:
1694
Related Publication:
Densmore, Frances. Handbook of the Collection of Musical Instruments in the United States National Museum.
ID Number:
MI.095234
Accession number:
26256
Catalog number:
095234
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-4cc0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605989

Stradivari Viola: "The Axelrod"

Maker:
Stradivari, Antonio  Search this
Physical Description:
pine (overall material)
maple (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 28 3/8 in x 10 in x 4 5/8 in; 72.0725 cm x 25.4 cm x 11.7475 cm
Object Name:
viola
Place made:
Italy: Lombardy, Cremona
Date made:
1695
Credit Line:
Gift of Evelyn and Dr. Herbert R. Axelrod
ID Number:
2000.0013.03
Accession number:
2000.0013
Catalog number:
2000.0013.03
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Exhibition:
North Music Lobby
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-6485-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_739716
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