Item Type: Concertina
Summary: A fine hand-cut pattern of hexagonal flat solid rosewood . No embouchures for maker's label and or serial number, which are stamped directly onto the fret areas. The fretwork-frame and action frame are clad in rosewood veneer
End Shape: Hexagonal
End Sides: Six
End Diameter: 158.5mm
End Material: Solid rosewood.
End Bolts: Low-height cheese-head brass bolts, securing the fretwork end to the action frame and bellows.
End Stamps / Labels: The "John Alvey Turner, Manufacturer, 19, Poultry" label is stamped into the frets of each end.
Label Embouchure Pattern: No embouchures for maker's label and or serial number, which are stamped directly onto the fret areas.
Strap Screw-insert type: Rectangular brass insert to action frame, with two steel screws..
Finger-rest: Long format curved-end brass finger-rests, fully-clad in original black leather. Two very small, and one broad-stemmed domed securing screws. .
Fret Condition: Fine
Damage Summary: Top strap missing. Two side panels of lid missing.
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Created August 2009 by Neil Wayne
Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams
This page created Tuesday 14 February 2012.