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Collard & Collard Square Piano

Ca. 1844

Serial #:  42931

Keyboard compass: 
75 notes 6 1/3 octaves

Key covering: 
Very good all original ivory with boxwood fronts; all original ebony sharps.

Empire styling with crotch mahogany and rosewood veneer; rounded front case corners.  Hexagonal tapered legs with ionic capitals.  Nameboard has cutout fretwork grills.

29 ? x 71 ?,  35" to top of case.

Early English with escapement; overhead vertical type dampers with wires and levers underneath.  One single bridge.  Iron hitchpin plate on right.  Full soundboard.

Beautiful mahogany veneers;
will finish up to be a beautiful period piece and a good example of English piano building from this era.  Collard and Collard was considered the number two piano builder in England, right behind Broadwood.

Antique Collard & Collard 1844 Piano London England

Kenneth B. Brewer Antique Pianos
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Portland, Tennessee 37148

Phone: 615.325-2474

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