412.132-62 Sets of free reeds with flexible air reservoir

Piano-fingered system. Serial number 27186. No label, Jones stamp on right-hand hand bar. 6.69" diameter stained mahogany ends, flat crude simple frets, bevelled. 35 keys: 9 'white', 6 'black' and 1 drone left-hand; 11 'white' (one missing), 7 'black' and 1 drone right-hand. Domed broad bone, bushed, red Cs, black accidentals. Black leather straps, gilt embossed: 'JJ Vickers, Concertina Factory and Repairer, 80-82 Royal Hill, Greenwich, London, SE 10.' Six-fold black leather bellows with gold star papers. Round-end steel reeds, rectilinear reed pan.

Collection Information

These objects are only a part of our collections, of which there are more than 350,000 objects. This information comes from our collections database. Some of this is incomplete and there may be errors. This part of the website is also still under construction, so there may be some fields repeated or incorrectly formatted information.

The database sometimes uses language taken from historical documents to help research, which may now appear outdated and even offensive. The database also includes information on objects that are considered secret or sacred by some communities.

If you have any further information about objects in our collections or can suggest corrections to our information, please contact us: enquiry@horniman.ac.uk