spinettone (extralong spinet with deep bass register)

~ String instrument

Description

Exceptionally long spinet, with multiple strings choirs, its bass-tones were produced by longer, not thicker strings.

Relationships

invented by: Bartolomeo Cristofori
related instruments: oval spinet (late 17th century oval harpsichord)
type of: harpsichord
plucked string instruments
spinet (A smaller harpsichord, strings at an angle)
Wikidata: Q17146589 [info]
picture: https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:CristoforiSpinettoneLeipzigIII.jpg [info]