Identification

Ask questions on piano history and the age of your piano.

Moderators: Feg, Gill the Piano, Bill Kibby

Post Reply
Roger H
New Member
New Member
Posts: 1
Joined: 23 Jul 2017, 17:11

Identification

Post by Roger H » 23 Jul 2017, 17:18

My upright piano has been painted on the outside. Inside shows that it was made by Herrburger Brookes.
Is there any other identification I can look for?

User avatar
Bill Kibby
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 5278
Joined: 04 Jun 2003, 19:25
Location: East Anglia UK
Contact:

Re: Identification

Post by Bill Kibby » 24 Jul 2017, 16:51

Herrburger Brooks didn't make pianos, they made the action - the working parts of the notes. It only tells us it was made after 1919. If you want to search for clues inside the piano, have a look at
http://www.pianohistory.info/datemarks.html

If you can post photos here to show what the whole piano looks like, or email them to me to post, we may be able to tell you more. Meanwhile, there is useful general information about upright pianos at
http://www.pianohistory.info/edwardian.html
Piano History Centre
http://pianohistory.info
Email bill@pianohistory.info
Remember - Google Images is more reliable than text

Post Reply

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users and 8 guests