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Reed Organ

Maker:
Attributed to Alexandre père et fils
Date:
1855–60
Geography:
Paris, France
Culture:
French
Medium:
Wood
Dimensions:
W. at base: 52.4 cm (20-5/8 in.); D. at base: 22.6 cm (8-15/16 in.); H. w/o legs and lid: 22.8 cm (8-15/16 in.); 3-octave span: 43.6 cm (17-3/16 in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Free Reed-harmonium
Credit Line:
Gift of Robert Alonzo Lehman, 1991
Accession Number:
1991.40
Not on view
Marking: 1) (stamped metal medallion on keyboard cover) EXPOSITION UNIVERSELLE/MÉDAILLE/UNIQUE/D'HONNEUR/1855

2) (stamped on bottom of front rail of key frame) 7902

3) (stamped elsewhere) 99
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