Item Type: Concertina Revival - Photograph
Full Description: A colour photograph of Mr Reuben Shaw's collection of concertinas, comprising a 56-Key Treble English Wheatstone; a 67-Key McCann Duet; W Pearce's 64-key tenor treble tortoiseshell ends, with Gold-plated keys that was made for him by Wheatstones in 1926 and cost £26; a 81 Key McCann duet; also a 12-Key Wheatstone Miniature, and annotated by him on the rear as follows: "Besides these 'Tinas I have a 60-Key McCann Duet, 2 trick notes - cock-crow and bird-whistle. This is loaned to my grandson Ian aged 20 years. I also have a 46Key Wheatstone McCann duet."
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 188.8.131.52-007
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