1894 Ad Vose Pianos Columbian Expo Award Boston Mass - ORIGINAL ADVERTISING MF1


This is an original 1894 black and white print ad for Vose Pianos. James Whiting Vose was a cabinetmaker before he began making pianos. Vose produced his first piano in 1851; the company was incorporated in 1889. Eventually, the company would be bought by the American Piano Company, who would use the Vose name until about 1982.


This 117+ year old Item is rated Very Fine. Moderate aging throughout. No creases. No natural defects. Moderate surface rubNo tears. No water damage. There is bleed through on this ad.

  • Product Type: Original Print Ad; Black / White
  • Grade: Very Fine
  • Dimensions: Approximately 3 x 4.5 inches; 8 x 11 cm
  • Authentication: Serial-Numbered Certificate of Authenticity w/ Full Provenance
  • Protection: Packaged in a custom archival sleeve with an acid-free black board (great for display, gift-giving, and preservation)

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