The case is decorated with fielded panels of mahogany veneer surrounded with narrow parquetry stringing and walnut bands.
Harpsicord by Jacob Kirkman, 1769
© St Cecilia's Hall Museum of Instruments
- Walnut & brass
- 222 x 94 x 29 cm
- Art Fund grant:
- £5,000 ( Total: £34,000; Tax remission)
- Acquired in:
- David Graebe
The soundboard is decorated with a gilt brass rosette incorporating an angel playing the harp with the initials IK.
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