Robert Westphal Piano Age

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Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 07 Nov 2016, 21:04

Hello,

I have a Robert Westphal (Germany/Berlin) Upright piano with the serial number: 7585.
Can you help me to find the Piano Age (Year of manufacturing)?

Thanks

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Re: Robert & Westphal Piano Age

Post by Bill Kibby » 08 Nov 2016, 10:22

I answered your email yesterday on the same subject, the majority of pianos cannot be reliably dated by serial numbers, as explained at
http://www.pianohistory.info/numbers.html

If you could post photos here to show what the whole piano looks like, or email them to me to post, I may be able to tell you more.

There is useful general information about upright pianos at
http://www.pianohistory.info/edwardian.html
and many examples of Westphal pianos resemble the German uprights of the 1890s shown there. Others can be found on Google Images, but I have no dates of serial numbers.
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:35

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
Thanks,
Paul
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:35

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:36

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
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Paul
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:37

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
Thanks,
Paul
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:37

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
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Paul
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:38

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:38

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:39

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
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Paul
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:39

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:40

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

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Hello Bill,
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:40

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
Thanks,
Paul
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:41

Hello Bill,
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Thanks,
Paul
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:42

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
Thanks,
Paul
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Re: Robert Westphal Piano Age

Post by pmsr08 » 19 Nov 2016, 19:43

Hello Bill,
Send other Photos with details Numbers to you try able to date the Piano.
Thanks,
Paul

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