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Seraphine

Description

Seraphine [A] in original wooden case [B]. A seraphine is a small vacuum-operated reed organ. Rectangular with leather bellows, series of push button keys on top. Wooden case with hinged lid has a large Abraham Prescott label pasted in lid dated August 2, 1841.

Details

Maker
Prescott, Abraham (Maker)
Date
1835-1845
Inscriptions
"A.PRESCOTT/CONCORD N.H." (Engraved)
Material
wood (plant material)
Object type
Musical T&E; Musical Instruments
Descriptive terms
Instrument, Keyboard
Organ
Organ, Reed
seraphines
wood (plant material)
Accession Number
1935.1496AB
GUSN
38292

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