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Clavichord (after mid-16th-century Italian type)

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Provenance

1974, Edwin M. Ripin (1930-1975), Forest Hills, New York; 1977, sold by the estate of Edwin M. Ripin to the MFA. (Accession Date: March 9, 1977)

Credit Line

Edwin M. Ripin Collection, Friends of the Collection Fund

Copyright

Edwin M. Ripin, 1974

1974

Object Place

Forest Hills, New York, United States

Dimensions

Length 128.4 cm, width 32.4 cm, case height 14.8 cm (Length 50 9/16 in., width 12 3/4 in., case height 5 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

1977.61

Medium or Technique

Pearwood

Collections

Musical Instruments

Classifications

Musical instruments, Chordophones