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The Flemish Double Harpsichord

2 x 8⁠´, 1 x 4⁠´, buff on back 8⁠´
Stop registers worked by levers through nameboard
Two 56+1-note reverse keyboards GG–d''' A415/A440
Tapered wooden jacks with celcon plectra
Handpainted Colonial Green exterior, gilded mouldings
Mactaggart-papered interior with Latin mottoes
Soundboard painting by Diana Ford in style of early I Ruckers
French oak music desk, lid sticks and turned stand

CAREY BEEBE ME FECIT ANNO MCMLXXXVIII

 

Private ownership, Sydney

 

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