by: Louis C Flacche -
Here's a true odd-ball piano. Hardman made mostly standardized, run-of-the-mill pianos, but this has a highly unusual action mechanism. The hammers are "checked" or caught from above by the backchecks. This is similar to the arrangement in a grand piano.
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