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H10001 Piano accordion, Wurlitzer, USA, c. 1930.
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Piano accordion, Wurlitzer, USA, c. 1930.

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Piano accordion, Wurlitzer, USA, c. 1930.

Predominantly black and gold decoration in lacquer and plastic-like material. Case of black imitation skin with blue velveteen lining (AF)

Wood and plastic body with ornamented plastic panel featuring diamond design; 120 white plastic chord buttons; keyboard of 24 white and 17 black keys (F-a2)
Marked: Wurlitzer/ USA Patent NO:984079 Other Patents Pending/ Made in America.
Production date
1925 - 1935

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Acquisition credit line
Gift of M.M. Johnson, 1983

This object record is currently incomplete. The information available may date back as far as 125 years. Other information may exist in a non-digital form. The Museum continues to update and add new research to collection records.
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