Colonial Williamsburg is a living-history museum and private foundation representing the historic district of the city of Williamsburg, Virginia. The 301 acre…
Piano at Colonial Williamsburg, one of the oldest examples, inscribed Johannes Zumpe Londini fecit 1766. Its keyboard begins on GG, with 58 notes. It has one hanstop inside at the left, lifting all dampers to create a dulcimer-like tone. Shown below is a later example with the full five octaves beginning on FF, this one by Beck, inscribed, Fredericus Beck Londini fecit 1775.