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Fiot Upright piano

Maker:
Fiot, J.  Search this
Physical Description:
veneered (case: material)
wood (frame: material)
felt? (hammers: material)
Measurements:
overall: 45 in x 45 in x 21 1/2 in; 114.3 cm x 114.3 cm x 54.61 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1838-1842
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.299862
Catalog number:
299862
Accession number:
61285
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Gabler & Bros. Upright Player Piano

Maker:
E. Gabler & Bros.  Search this
Physical Description:
mahogany veneer (case: material)
cast-iron (frame material)
felt (hammers: material)
Measurements:
overall: 62 1/2 in x 55 in x 28 in; 158.75 cm x 139.7 cm x 71.12 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United States: New York, New York
Date made:
1923-1925
ID Number:
MI.71.12
Catalog number:
71.12
Accession number:
292526
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Debain Upright Player Piano

Maker:
Debain, Alexandre  Search this
Physical Description:
rosewood (case: material)
wood (frame material)
felt (hammers: material)
Measurements:
overall: 53 1/4 in x 53 1/2 in x 23 1/2 in; 135.255 cm x 135.89 cm x 59.69 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1851
Credit Line:
Bequest of Ann A. Jeffcott
ID Number:
MI.236911
Catalog number:
236911
Accession number:
44953
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Fender Rhodes Electric Piano

Maker:
Fender Rhodes Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 24 in x 48 in x 12 in; 60.96 cm x 121.92 cm x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: California, Fullerton
Date made:
1971-1973
Credit Line:
Gift of John E. Hasse
ID Number:
1988.0047.01
Accession number:
1988.0047
Catalog number:
1988.0047.01
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Steinway & Sons Reproducing Grand Piano

Maker:
Steinway & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1930
Credit Line:
Gift of Dean E. Burget, Jr., M.D. and Undine Ehrman Burget
ID Number:
1983.0587.01
Catalog number:
1983.0587.01
Accession number:
1983.0587
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Yamaha Disklavier Pro2000

Maker:
Yamaha Corporation  Search this
Physical Description:
wood, cherry (chassis material)
aluminum (chassis material)
plastic (part material)
Measurements:
overall: 227 cm; 89 3/8 in
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
Japan: Shizuoka, Hamamatsu
Place made:
Japan: Shizuoka, Hamamatsu
Date made:
2000
Credit Line:
GIft of Yamaha Corporation of America (through C. T. Lewis)
ID Number:
2000.0273.01
Accession number:
2000.0273
Serial number:
5872002
Catalog number:
2000.0273.01
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National Museum of American History
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Wurlitzer Electric Piano

Maker:
Wurlitzer Company  Search this
Physical Description:
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 18 cm x 98 cm x 48 cm; 7 1/16 in x 38 9/16 in x 18 7/8 in
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Illinois, De Kalb
Date made:
1972-1973
Date made:
1974
1974-1978
Subject:
Blacks  Search this
Jazz  Search this
African American  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Edward K. and Gaye Ellington in memory of their grandfather "Duke" Ellington
ID Number:
1999.0148.01
Serial number:
129394L
Model number:
200A
Accession number:
1999.0148
Catalog number:
1999.0148.01
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National Museum of American History
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Weber Upright Piano

Maker:
Weber  Search this
Decorator:
Herter Brothers  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (frame: material)
felt (hammers: material)
wood (case: material)
Measurements:
overall: 138.5 cm x 155.4 cm x 66.5 cm; 54 1/2 in x 61 3/16 in x 26 3/16 in
Object Name:
piano
Object Type:
pianos
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1876
ID Number:
1980.0360.01
Catalog number:
1980.0360.01
Accession number:
1980.0360
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National Museum of American History
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Steinway & Sons Grand Piano

Maker:
Steinway and Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (overall material)
wood (overall material)
iron (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 40 in x 66 in x 108 in; 101.6 cm x 167.64 cm x 274.32 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1939
Credit Line:
Transferred from General Services Administration
ID Number:
1989.0216.01
Accession number:
1989.0216
Catalog number:
1989.0216.01
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National Museum of American History
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Erard Grand Piano

Associated person:
Victoria Queen of Great Britain and Ireland and Empress of India  Search this
Albert Prince Consort of Great Britain and Ireland  Search this
Maker:
Erard  Search this
Physical Description:
steel (strings material)
leather, felt (hammers material)
wood (case: material)
iron (frame: material)
Measurements:
overall: 95 cm x 136 cm x 242 cm; 37 3/8 in x 53 9/16 in x 95 1/4 in
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1854
Credit Line:
Gift of Dr. and Mrs. Herbert R. Axelrod and the Friends of Music at the Smithsonian
ID Number:
1991.0372.01
Serial number:
3964
Accession number:
1991.0372
Catalog number:
1991.0372.01
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Work Table Piano

Measurements:
overall: 31 3/4 in x 30 1/2 in x 18 in; 80.645 cm x 77.47 cm x 45.72 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
Germany
Date made:
1840-1860
Credit Line:
Gift of H. Richard Piet in memory of Harry R. Piet, Jr.
ID Number:
1992.0192.01
Accession number:
1992.0192
Catalog number:
1992.0192.01
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Chickering & Sons Square Piano

Maker:
Chickering & Sons  Search this
Object Name:
Piano
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1885
Credit Line:
Gift of Sidney C. and Kathleen M. Boren in honor of Don Thomas and Margaret Mary Calvin
ID Number:
1995.0303.01
Accession number:
1995.0303
Catalog number:
1995.0303.01
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Dulcken Grand Piano

Maker:
Dulcken, Jean-Louis  Search this
Physical Description:
deerskin on wood (hammers: material)
brass and iron (strings: material)
wood (frame: material)
cherry veneer (case: material)
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
Germany: Bavaria, Munich
Date made:
1785-1790
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.303537
Accession number:
62559
Catalog number:
303537
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National Museum of American History
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Chickering & Sons Grand Piano

Maker:
Chickering, Jonas  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (hammers: material)
copper-wound and plain steel (strings: material)
cast-iron (frame: material)
rosewood veneer (case: material)
Measurements:
overall: 96 cm x 141.5 cm x 249.5 cm; 37 25/32 in x 55 23/32 in x 98 7/32 in
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1865
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Henry Hoagland
ID Number:
1981.0625.01
Accession number:
1981.0625
Serial number:
27733
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Babcock Square Piano

Maker:
Babcock, Alpheus  Search this
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1825-1829
Credit Line:
Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315720
Accession number:
058488
Catalog number:
315720
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National Museum of American History
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Broadwood & Son Grand Piano

Maker:
John Broadwood & Son  Search this
Physical Description:
brass and iron (strings: material)
leather (hammers material)
iron (strings: material)
wood (frame: material)
wood, mahogany (case: material)
Measurements:
overall: 91 cm x 104.3 cm x 222.5 cm; 35 13/16 in x 41 1/16 in x 87 5/8 in
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United Kingdom: England, London
Date made:
1794
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.303530
Serial number:
715A
Accession number:
62559
Catalog number:
303530
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National Museum of American History
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Square Piano

Maker:
Babcock, Alpheus  Search this
Physical Description:
iron (strings: material)
leather (hammers: material)
iron (frame: material)
wood (case: material)
Measurements:
overall: 90.6 cm x 177 cm x 73.1 cm; 35 11/16 in x 69 11/16 in x 28 3/4 in
Object Name:
piano
Place Made:
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Date made:
1833-1837
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.315690
Serial number:
1517
Accession number:
58488
Catalog number:
315690
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Osborne Upright Piano

Maker:
Osborne, John  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (frame: material)
mahogany, silked front (case: material)
leather (hammers: material)
Measurements:
overall: 75 in x 45 in x 20 1/2 in; 190.5 cm x 114.3 cm x 52.07 cm
overall: screen: 3 1/2 in x 46 1/4 in x 40 1/4 in; 8.89 cm x 117.475 cm x 102.235 cm
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1819-1821
Credit Line:
Gift of Hugo Worch
ID Number:
MI.299858
Catalog number:
299858
Accession number:
61285
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National Museum of American History
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Steinway & Sons Grand Piano

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
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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Pleyel Grand Piano

Maker:
Pleyel, Ignaz  Search this
Physical Description:
felt (hammers: material)
iron (frame: material)
rosewood veneer (case: material)
Object Name:
piano
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1866
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Richard Kashe
ID Number:
MI.73.40
Accession number:
304389
Catalog number:
73.40
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