The Concertina Museum Collection Ref:C-351.

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Item Type: Concertina

Summary Labels and Serial Numbers End Frets Fingering System Straps and Holding Devices Fret Baffle Action Board Reeds and Reed Pans Bellows Case and Other

End Frets

Summary: A simple chunky fret-pattern of dark grained rosewood, with veneered frames, with central label embouchure with detailed Harley label.

End Shape: Rectangular.

End Sides: Four.

End Diameter: 131.5 x 160mm.

End-Profile: Flat, no bevelled edges.

End Material: A simple chunky fret-pattern of dark-grained rosewood, with veneered side frames.

End Bolts: Two only large dome steel woodscrews per end, securing the fretwork end to the action frame and bellows.

Label Embouchure Pattern: Oval embouchure with maker's label.

Strap Screw-insert type: No inserts, nor evidence of any screws inserting into the frames.

Fret Condition: Frames edges unglued.

Damage Summary: RH edge frames unglued.

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The Concertina Museum Collection

Created August 2009 by Neil Wayne
Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams

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