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Object ID # 1964.024.002
Object Name Bench, Piano
Title EMERSON Square Grand Piano's Bench
Lexicon category 6: T&E For Communication
Year Range from 1875
Year Range to 1880
Made Emerson
Place of Origin Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A.
Description One wooden piano bench that is a set with 1964.024.001 (see RELATED). EMERSON square grand piano bench. Rosewood or mahogany or is it a walnut-finished bench?? It has a storage compartment under the seat top, where one could keep music sheets, books, etc.. It has a brown finish, and a plain-looking styling.
Provenance This piano bench has accompanied a square grand piano (serial number 10157) that was made between 1875-1880 at Boston by the W. D. Emerson company. The Emerson Piano Co. was founded in 18...

Originally belonged to the Russell McMillan family of Sydenham Townsihp, Grey County, who was very musical.
Collection Musical Instruments & Accessories Collection
Material Wood/Finish/Metal
Found Sydenham Township (formerly), Municipality of Meaford, Grey County