Item Type: Concertina
Full Description: A mid-1880s George Jones 48-Key Amboyna-ended treble English concertina, label absent. Serial No 17435, with later Lachenal & Co straps, and later Wheatstone & Co cubic leather case. Black leather five-fold gilt-embossed bellows, with pink gauze fret baffles. The bellows have fine gilt-on-black bellows papers in a fancy diamond pattern.
Concertina Summary: George Jones 48-Key Amboyna-ended treble English concertina. Label absent. Serial No 17435, with later Lachenal & Co straps, and later Wheatstone & Co cubic leather case
Owner or Collection: Concertina Museum, Belper.
Maker: George Jones.
Region of Manufacture: London
Main Maker's Label Wording: The original outer "George Jones" label is absent.
Principal Serial Number: 17435.
System Type: 48-Key treble English system
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum Collection Ref:C-344.
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Created August 2009 by Neil Wayne
Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams
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