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by Finland_tuner
25 Aug 2014, 12:32
Forum: Piano History
Topic: J. Becker grand SN 22785 ??
Replies: 4
Views: 3515

Re: J. Becker grand SN 22785 ??

It is c.1906, by this time the owner of the factory was K.K.Schroeder.
by Finland_tuner
25 Aug 2014, 07:08
Forum: Piano History
Topic: J. Becker grand piano
Replies: 27
Views: 17752

Re: J. Becker grand piano

I feel it should be nearer to 1898, but I have no evidence for that. The strange hexagonal legs do not seem appropriate or original for the piano. I can't recall ever seeing legs like them on any piano. If anything, they seem more likely for Art Deco. In the photo are original Becker piano`s legs
by Finland_tuner
25 Aug 2014, 07:00
Forum: Piano History
Topic: J. Becker grand piano
Replies: 27
Views: 17752

Re: J. Becker grand piano

Finland_tuner wrote:I know the real age of this instrument. It is 1867
It was my mistake.

#7838 - c.1883-1884
by Finland_tuner
25 Aug 2014, 06:27
Forum: Piano History
Topic: J. Becker grand piano
Replies: 27
Views: 17752

Re: J. Becker grand piano #7838

Bill Kibby wrote:I wonder if Finland_tuner could enlighten us about Becker number dates?
Hi...

J.Becker`s serial numbers in the piano guide book aren`t correct.

This is the correct dating:
#10148 - 1889
#27473 - 1911
by Finland_tuner
19 Jun 2011, 08:29
Forum: Piano Advice
Topic: Russian Steinway Copy
Replies: 9
Views: 4049

Re: Russian Steinway Copy

In Russia, made ​​several copies of Steinway: 1. The piano company Tresselt produced grands "in the system Steinway" 2. Schroeder Piano Company produced a series of cabinet grand pianos - Steinway copies 3. In the Soviet Union in the factories of "Red October" (Leningrad), and "Lira" (Moscow), made ...
by Finland_tuner
18 Jun 2011, 14:06
Forum: Piano History
Topic: C.M. Schroder grand piano
Replies: 12
Views: 9933

Re: C.M. Schroder grand piano

ALFREDO DAVILA wrote:I own a C.M. Schroder grand piano.
What is serial number of your grand?
by Finland_tuner
18 Jun 2011, 12:50
Forum: Piano History
Topic: J. Becker grand piano
Replies: 27
Views: 17752

Re: J. Becker grand piano

I Have the data base of Russian pianomakers and serial numbers of Russian pianos.

I know the real age of this instrument. It is 1867