412.132-62 Sets of free reeds with flexible air reservoir

Concertina. Mayfair model. Thirty button English system. Hexagonal aluminium ends, plastic buttons, red leather thumb-straps slightly frayed. Six fold bellows, paper with red/white pattern. Each end stamped: THE/May Fair/ENGLISH CONCERTINA; and: MADE IN ENGLAND; The buckles of both thumb-straps stamped: WHEATSTONE

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