Item Type: Wheatstone ‘Wren’ Mouth Organ
Full Description: Three “Wheatstone Wren” Tremolo Mouth Organs,
one of the first instruments permitted to be made by Wheatstone’s
as the restrictions on non-war-related manufactures began to be
relaxed after the war. All retain their cases, and the instruments are
labelled “Made in England” with “C
Wheatstone & Co Ltd. London England Key C” on the end
of the case. They are printed on the metal in gold and red painted designs.
The dates “26 Jan 1948” and “26 Apr
1948” are stamped inside the lid of two of the cases.
Source Catalogue No: The Concertina Museum: 1.2.9-005
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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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