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  FALLBOARD & OTHER INSCRIPTIONS  

Here is an overview of different styles of fallboard inscriptions used by the Schweighofer factory:

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Early 19th. c.
Piano Opus 655

~1840

 

Early 19th c.
Piano Opus ?

1840-1850

Early to mid 19th c.
Piano Opus 1336
1845 

 Mid 19th to early 20th c.
Piano Opus 8692
1889

20th. c. around first world war

1910-1920

 

20th c. interwar period models
Piano Opus ?
1920-1930

   

20th c. interwar period models
Piano Opus ?
1930-1940

   

Many of the late 19th and early 20th century Schweighofer pianos also include a metal plate like the one below, located on the inner part of the lid:


from Opus 4306

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