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by ghazell
26 Aug 2005, 11:57
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Broadwood and Sons Cottage Piano?
Replies: 5
Views: 5145

Thanks for the information about naming, it certainly helps explain why it is so difficult to identify types of piano etc. especially when trying to find similar ones for reference. I will check the second name on the key again when I clean them properly. It is less distinct than the Seymour, but ap...
by ghazell
25 Aug 2005, 09:30
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Broadwood and Sons Cottage Piano?
Replies: 5
Views: 5145

Hi Bill, Thanks for the reply. I have had a brief look around your site and will definitely go back for a further full read. Since my previous mail I have disassembled much more of the piano for a clean, and indeed there are dates written on the top key. They are March, May and October 1881. These a...
by ghazell
23 Aug 2005, 11:37
Forum: Piano History
Topic: Broadwood and Sons Cottage Piano?
Replies: 5
Views: 5145

Broadwood and Sons Cottage Piano?

Hello, I have a piano made by Broadwood and Sons that I believe to be a cottage piano. I have checked the serial number against the list on the Broadwood website and this indicates it was made between 1880 and 1885. I am trying to find photos of it, or a similar piano so that I can restore the cloth...