Bradley and Langbein of London

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

Moderators: Feg, Gill the Piano, Bill Kibby

Post Reply
Elaineeileen
New Member
New Member
Posts: 1
Joined: 14 Feb 2020, 15:34

Bradley and Langbein of London

Post by Elaineeileen » 14 Feb 2020, 15:47

Hello I was hoping to find out about the history of my piano there are two sets of numbers inside the lid the first is 16788 the second is 58535 thank you
Attachments
image.jpg

User avatar
Bill Kibby
Moderator
Moderator
Posts: 5548
Joined: 04 Jun 2003, 19:25
Location: Lincolnshire UK
Contact:

Beadle and Langbein of London

Post by Bill Kibby » 15 Feb 2020, 00:01

The name is BEADLE & Langbein. Numbers do not help with this make, no dates are published, but 16,788 could be around the first world war. Can you post photos to show what the whole piano looks like? The partnership began around 1890, and the firm continued until 1931. Have a look at
http://www.pianohistory.info/edwardian.html
Piano History Centre
http://pianohistory.info
Email via my website.
If you find old references or links on this site to pianogen.org, they should refer to pianohistory.info

Post Reply