The "Compensation Frame" consists of a series of metal rods above the strings which expand and contract with changes in temperature. 

Technical data:

  • Inscription: William Stodart, maker to their majesties and royal family / golden Squaire London
  • Compass: 6,5 octaves (CC-f'''')
  • Keyboard: naturals in ivory, sharps in ebony
  • Pedals: 2: controlling keyboard shift - dampers
  • Dimensions: L 230 cm / W 120 cm
  • Case: mahogany
  • Chris Maene Collection number: CM 31 180
  • Condition: original
  • Location: 4 - Museum storage space Ruiselede

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