Astor  in London  ca.1807

 

5 and half octaves FF-C''''

1 pedal for dampers lift

 

Astor & co was a big firm in the late 18th and early 19th centuries selling various musicial instruments, mainly square pianos. Another similar big firm in the late 18th century along with Astor was Longman & Broderip from which you can find a double manual harpsichord and a square piano both from ca.1789.

 

 

Square piano   Tafelklavier   Piano carré