Deaccessioned June 26, 2014

"Cocked Hat" piano

1858
Chickering & Sons (American, active 1852–1982)


Object Place: Boston, Massachusetts, United States

Dimensions

Length 206 cm, width 141.7 cm, case height 34.2 cm (Length 81 1/8 in., width 55 13/16 in., case height 13 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

1979.122

Medium or Technique

Rosewood

Collections

Americas, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Provenance

Before 1979, Mrs. Richard Brandt, Boston, Massachusetts; by 1979, sold by Brandt to Philip Steinhaus, Provincetown, Massachusetts; 1979, sold by Steinhaus to the MFA (Accession Date: March 14, 1979); June 26, 2014, deaccessioned by the MFA.

Credit Line

Museum purchase with funds donated by Terrence and Cynthia DuPont Tobias