The Concertina Museum Collection Ref:C-337.

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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

Fingering System

Fingering System: "Piano-fingered" or "Jedcertina".

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Key/Buttons Summary: 15 Left, 18 Right plus 1 RH air-key.

Keys/Buttons Quantity: 15 Left, 18 Right plus 1 RH air-key.

Keys/Buttons Material: Broad flat bone keys.

Keys/Buttons Labelling: The "C" notes are stained red, the "Accidentals" rows are black.

Keys/Buttons Base Mounting: A single thick red felt washer. Turned bottom pegs of the bone buttons enter directly to holes in the "Clipped oval-Shaped" action plinth of the action board.

Air Button method: The Air key acts upon a short lever lifting a small circular pallet air valve flap on the outer face of the RH action board.

Effects Buttons: None.

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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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