Item Type: Valentines Card -
Full Description: One of a group of four 1940s-era American Valentines, all featuring comic usage of concertinas, and sent to various children between 1942 and 1963. This smaller one (138 x 110mm) features a jovial elephant with a 4-keyed bellows. The head of the elephant pivots on a brass rivet. See also NC.188.8.131.52-011, NC.184.108.40.206-012, and NC.220.127.116.11-014
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 18.104.22.168-013
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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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