Item Type: Concertina
Summary: Flat rosewood single layer frets, hand-cut, with fancy floral pearl inlays to each corner, veneered frames, with an annular ring of fret-work. Much damage, but all loose pieces conserved.
End Shape: Hexagonal
End Sides: Six
End Diameter: 162mm
End Material: Geo Case patterned rosewood-fretworked ends, pearl corner inlays.
End Bolts: Shallow domed brass end-bolts, securing the fretwork end to the action frame and bellows.
Fret Pattern: Standard Case pattern fretwork and pearl corner inlays.
Label Embouchure Pattern: Scalloped Case-style label Cartouche, no label.
Strap Screw-insert type: Inset rectangular brass insert with two steel securing screws.
Finger-rest: Curved end nickel, no cladding.
Fret Condition: Poor, many loose fragments (conserved).
Damage Summary: No case, fret damage, later strap leathers.
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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.