Restoration of this piano(serial #35820)is now complete. Every part has been worked on. New pin block, action, strings, redone sound board, and refinished. The case is absolutely gorgeous. Steinway built only around 400 of these Centennial Concert grand models. It is not known just how many still exist, but certainly it cannot number more than 50-100. These are the only full-plate, Steinway 'D's built with the gorgeous, heavily carved, serpentine legs, carved case, and ornate music rack...
Steinway model C Hamburg 7'6" L. 88 Keys, completely rebuilt with all new German Steinway parts. This fantastic case is Rosewood & French Polished with inlaid leaves on both sides of piano. The carvings are unsurpassed in beauty and quality. Probably the finest piano offered in the United States today.
Steinway & Sons model "C" Hamburg 7'6" L. 88 Keys, completely rebuilt with all new German Steinway parts. This fantastic case is Rosewood & French Polished with inlaid leaves on both sides of piano. The carvings are unsurpassed in beauty and quality. Probably the finest piano offered in the United States today.
Steinway & Sons rosewood Fancy "B" model piano. Complete restoration: rebuilt action, strings replaced, restored sound board and refinished. The case is absolutely gorgeous. This fantastic case is rosewood and has a French polish finish. The carvings are unsurpassed in beauty and quality. The piano is 7'1" in length and was made in late 1867.
Serial No. #15648
Beautiful Steinway Fancy "B" Grand Concert Piano. Completely restored with new pin block, new strings, redone action, original iron frame, and French polish finish. It tunes to the current 440A orchestra tuning. The sound is absolutely breath taking. The piano is 7'1" in length and was made in late 1867.
Serial No. #15648
A full size pure guilded bronze Mantel timepiece, France, dating to the Empire period c. 1820-1830.
A superior bronze clock in all aspects:
The clock is massive, among the largest on the market.
The clock is done in complete solid bronze, no marble or granite parts were used.
The clock is superbly guilded overall.
The clock is a piece of very high quality artwork and done with the uttermost care for details...
Very ornate black upright Napoleon III piano with heavy bronze work throughout. This magnificent piece has been completely restored including the piano mechanism and case. Piano is labeled 'MOIRIN AINE PARIS.'
Penn. STATE LEGISLATIVE ... 1797-1802, U.S. HOUSE of REP.1818-1821
Important Clock & Clockmaker !
Jacob Hostetter, CLOCK MAKER
Only 100 clocks are known to have been made by Hostetter
An early Owner created a PAPER DIAL and PASTED it over the original dial
a BLACK LIGHT was utilized on the dial determined it was a
JACOB HOSTETTER of Hanover, Penn...
Rare Square Valve Cornet by Hall and Quinby, Boston. Patent date is 1872. Original case with all parts in place. Dent on bell crook, otherwise in good condition.
Beautiful Clock with figural Bronze woman on red marble base signed Damoug. 36"H x 12"D
14 Keys? Only 13 notes! We finally figured out the #14 could be a water key. Engraved "E.G.Wright Boston" on the upper plaque, and "Wm.S.Wheaton, New York" on the lower.Included are many pigtails and lead pipe extensions and adapters and original music clip. Also included is a wooden form that protects the bell section from serious injury. The case may or may not be original.
This Fabulous French Painted Long-case Clock is in Excellent Condition, c.1760. Featuring a weight driven system with brass pendulum and arms over an enamel face the clock is wonderful for numerous designs. Measuring 96"H x 24"W x 17"D, serious inquiries are welcome!
Item ID: CF7353314
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S shaped Alto Horn patented by L. Schreiber around1 1875. Good condition except for strings. Length 119 inches, tip of bell to bottom. Bell is 8 inches. Original MP.
A RARE Whitely, 5 key Bassoon, possibly the only one on record. Mark on boot shows "(Eagle under curved line) (?) Whitley, Utica". Of the five keys, four are working and one is absent except for pin mount. Wood shows use, but no cracks. Wing has narrow diagonal sliver missing and does not effect finger holes. No bocal. Shipped in a non-fitting case.
A remarkable concert violin in wonderful condition with beautiful sound, originally thought to be School of, but now accepted as being made by Jean Baptiste Deshayes Salomon; varnish is all original, the neck is grafted; one small crack top right of back and one small rib crack, both repaired by W.E. Hills and Sons, London, who also issued the certificate shown in the photos; 36.8 cm back length, 32.7 cm string length
This French Empire mantle clock features a cherub on chariot pulled by two horses, plus frieze decorated with neoclassical scenes, and its original pendulum and undamaged porcelain clock face. Movement is working but we cannot verify its reliability or accuracy, and we have no key. Measures 48.9 by 46.4 by 14.6 cm (19.3" by 18.3" by 5.8").
This red japanned tallcase clock in the chinoiserie fashion dates from the mid to late eighteenth century, and has a movement attributed to the London clock maker, William Jackson. Movement resides behind glass and may be accessed from sides and rear, and the mechanism was not secured snugly against the front face of the cabinet at time of photography. Dial above the face carries the Latin phrase "Tempus Fugit" (time flies). Full condition report available upon request.
Fantastic Italian bronze figural clock with marble base. 27"H x 22"W x 9"D