412.132-62 Sets of free reeds with flexible air reservoir

English system. Serial number 23472. Oval paper label: 'Butler, Manufacturer, Haymarket, London.' Flat ebony veneer ends, bevelled, fancy full fretting, brass scrolled corner inlays, cast brass corners to ends and action bound. 56 flat silver tipped nickel buttons, bushed. Gilt embossed green leather straps with engraved brass screws. Gilt embossed five-fold green leather bellows, slim end frames, green and gold papers. Round end steel reeds.

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