Antique upright piano dating
He gave him the job of repairing the imported German toy pianos which had been broken during shipping. The Schoenhut Piano Company was begun in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania in 1872.
Do NOT trust the name on the outside of the piano since in could have been refinished and a different name added.Albert Schoenhut was a German immigrant who had a family tradition of toy making.He began making toy pianos in his home at an early age and perfected them over the years.The combined craftsmanship and time-tested quality of both Zimmermann and C.
Bechstein promise nothing but the best experience one can have while playing the piano.People that bought Schoenhut pianos were amazed that they stayed in tune for years because of the precise way that Schoenhut made them.