22/06/2017 Fine Art, Upcoming
Our 5th - 6th July Fine Art Sale includes a single-owner collection of highly sought after concertinas, sent for sale by a family living in Penrith. Wheatstone concertinas are among the most wanted in the world and the collection boasts a trio of these sought after instruments -each with estimates ranging from £700 to £1,500.
Pick of the Wheatstone concertinas is a 31-key Linota model with rosewood body, while the other two have 64 and 65 keys respectively. Other makers include Lachenal & Co; George Case; William Sprague and Charles Jeffries, the latter represented by two 39-ket instruments with black wood bodies, each estimated at £1,000-1,500.