Spinet

1700
Stephen Keene (English, about 1640–1712)


Object Place: London, England

Dimensions

Length 162.4 cm, width 60 cm, case height 17.3 cm (Length 63 15/16 in., width 23 5/8 in., case height 6 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

32.252

Medium or Technique

Walnut

Not On View

Collections

Europe, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Chordophones

Inscription

In ink (so faint as to be nearly illegible) on the nameboard: STEPHANUS KEENE LONDINI FECIT; in ink on the d''' key lever: EB / 1700

Provenance

1932, gift of Charles Hitchcock Tyler, Boston, Massachusetts, to the MFA (Accession Date: September 1, 1932)

Credit Line

Bequest of Charles Hitchcock Tyler