The Powerhouse acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of the ancestral homelands upon which our museums are situated. We respect their Elders, past, present and future and recognise their continuous connection to Country.
H7494 Player piano (1) and piano rolls (25), 'Metrostyle', wood / metal / cardboard / paper / textile, made by The Aeolian Company, New York City, United States of America, c. 1903. Click to enlarge.

'Metrostyle' player piano and rolls made by the Aeolian Orchestral Company

Made
"Metro-Style" pedal-operated "push-up" piano player, made by the Aeolian Orchestral Company, New York, c. 1903. With 25 player rolls.(LC).

Summary

Object No.

H7494

Object Statement

Player piano (1) and piano rolls (25), 'Metrostyle', wood / metal / cardboard / paper / textile, made by The Aeolian Company, New York City, United States of America, c. 1903

Physical Description

"Metro-Style" pedal-operated "push-up" piano player, made by the Aeolian Orchestral Company, New York, c. 1903. With 25 player rolls.(LC).

Source

Credit Line

Gift of P P O'Brien, 1964

Acquisition Date

28 May 1964

Cite this Object

Harvard

'Metrostyle' player piano and rolls made by the Aeolian Orchestral Company 2022, Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, accessed 25 September 2022, <https://ma.as/248631>

Wikipedia

{{cite web |url=https://ma.as/248631 |title='Metrostyle' player piano and rolls made by the Aeolian Orchestral Company |author=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences |access-date=25 September 2022 |publisher=Museum of Applied Arts & Sciences, Australia}}

Incomplete

This object record is currently incomplete. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.