Melodeon (lap organ)

about 1845
Daniel B. Bartlett (active 1844–1848)


Object Place: Concord, New Hampshire, United States

Dimensions

Overall: 12.7 x 30.5 x 58.4 cm (5 x 12 x 23 in.) Rosewood case: 17.8 x 35.6 cm (7 x 14 in.)

Accession Number

2006.1359

Medium or Technique

Rosewood

Not On View

Collections

Americas, Musical Instruments

Classifications

Aerophones

Provenance

September 15, 1968, sold by Lee Collins, Georges Mill, New Hampshire, to Laurence Leonard; 2006, gift of Leonard to the MFA. (Accession Date: September 20, 2006)

Credit Line

Gift of Laurence Leonard