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Accordion

Date:
late 19th century
Geography:
Moscow, Russia
Culture:
U.S.S.R.
Medium:
Various materials
Dimensions:
Height: 23.5 cm (9-1/4 in.), Depth: closed 12 cm (4-11/16), Width: closed - 20.5 cm (8-1/16 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Free Reed-concertina / accordion
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.307
Not on view
Marking: (embossed on tin plate; in Russian) MIKHAIL' IVANOVICH'/VANYKIN'/MOSKVA/1. NIKOL'SKAYACHLITSA/ 2. TVERSKAYA-YAMSKAYA
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 161.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13, pg. 161.



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