Cremona Coin Piano
Cremona Coin Piano
February 21, 2016
Verbal Fortune Teller
Verbal Fortune Teller
February 21, 2016

Cremona Coin Piano, Style G

Cremona Coin Piano, Style G

Manufacture Date: 1909

Location: Bale of Hay Saloon

Made by the Marquette Piano Co., Chicago, IL; dated 1-8-1914 on the upper side of the left side. Contains piano, mandolin attachment flute pipes, playing from 10-tune style A music rolls. Has original pale green “Prairie School” style art glass. J.P. Seeburg, an employee of the Marquette Piano Co. prior to opening his own company in 1909, studied design at Chicago’s Art Institute, and pioneered the use of art glass in coin pianos in America