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by mmoore
25 Jun 2003, 12:37
Forum: Piano History
Topic: G.Ehrbar Berlin piano
Replies: 5
Views: 11525

Hi again, Bill. The number 1955, is also handwritten on the underside of the keyboard and the edge of the bottom door. I can't find anything else at the moment because it's all dark and horrible in there! But, I have worked out that the piano is straight strung and over damped. I now think it may be...
by mmoore
20 Jun 2003, 12:14
Forum: Piano History
Topic: G.Ehrbar Berlin piano
Replies: 5
Views: 11525

Thanks Bill, There is a number, 1955, stamped at the top right of the sound board. The piano is burr walnut with ornate scroll legs and inlaid patterns on the top. It has had candle sconces. And it has well worn ivory keys. I can't check anything else at the moment, but have been reading your articl...
by mmoore
20 Jun 2003, 11:28
Forum: Piano History
Topic: G.Ehrbar Berlin piano
Replies: 5
Views: 11525

G.Ehrbar Berlin piano

My upright piano has "G Ehrbar" "Berlin" on the name plate. The piano is very old. I can't find any info except F Ehrbar of Austria. Can anyone tell me anything about this pianomaker?
Thanks
Mereana