412.132-62 Sets of free reeds with flexible air reservoir

English system. Serial number 426. Label absent. 6.06" diameter flat rosewood ends, with foliate fretwork. 48 keys: 24 each side. Ivory with black accidentals, stamped and bushed. Green leather straps with nickel screws. Four-fold green leather bellows with gold star and blue hexagon papers, silk reinforced on lower sides. Round-end brass reeds.

English-system concertina. Flat rosewood ends, 6.06in/154mm across parallel sides, with foliate fretwork. 48 buttons: 24 each side. Ivory with black accidentals, stamped and bushed. Round-end brass reeds. Four-fold green leather bellows with gold star and blue hexagon papers, silk reinforced on lower sides. Green leather straps with nickel screws. Label absent. Serial number 426.

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