Item Type: Concertina
Straps and Holding Devices
Straps Summary: Original black leather straps, with engraved strap-clasps
Thumb-straps Summary: Original gilt-embossed green leather straps. The nickel-silver Thumb-strap securing clasps are engraved "Lachenal & Co., Makers, London
Thumb-strap Material: Black Leather
Thumb-strap Decoration: Impressed lines to borders.
Thumb-strap Holes/Slot: None - patent strap clasps fitted.
Thumb-straps Labelling: The nickel-silver Thumb-strap securing clasps are engraved "Lachenal & Co., Makers, London
Thumb-straps Original: Yes
Thumb-straps Screws & Fittings: Patent thumb-strap clasps.
Wrist-straps Summary: Professionally-replacedplain brown leather, secured to outer edge of action frame by one pair of chromed knurled strap-screws, and by two steel wood-screws with washers. The Strap-screws enter into inset flush brass circular fittings secured with a single steel screw.
Wrist-straps Material: Brown leather.
Wrist-straps Decoration: Impressed lines to edges.
Wrist-straps Holes/Slot: Holes
Wrist-straps Replacements: Later replacement.
Wrist-straps Screws & Fittings: One pair of chromed knurled strap-screws, and by two steel wood-screws with washers.
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Created August 2009 by Neil Wayne
Last Modified 07 February 2012 by Neil Wayne, Chris Flint, Wes Williams
This page created Tuesday 14 February 2012.