Single action bass concertina. English system. Serial number 2938. Label absent. 12" long, 8.06" Ala [?]. Stretched hexagon, thick rosewood ends, simple frets, bevelled edge. 51 keys: 26 left-hand, 25 right-hand, ivory with black accidentals, bushed. Right-hand strap is original green leather, left-hand strap absent, nickel screws. Five-fold green leather bellows with gold star papers, pair of air vents in each lower front bellows frame. Square-end brass beds screwed on to underside of action, brass tongues, double riveted, stamped with French sol-fa note names.
412.132-62 Sets of free reeds with flexible air reservoir
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The database sometimes uses language taken from historical documents to help research, which may now appear outdated and even offensive.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: firstname.lastname@example.org