Information on Blankenstein pianos
|Made in||Berlin, Germany and London, UK|
|Estimate in UK||500|
|Dates of manufacture||Most of those in the UK date around 1895 to 1910|
Blankenstein Pianos are traditional uprights, overstrung underdamper, most about 125-130cm high (4ft). The common colours are walnut and black. They have a pleasing mellow tone, and usually need extensive restoration; tuning pins often go loose and need replacing.