Estimate: $500 - $750
A mid-19thC Flutina organ/accordian. By Busson of Paris, c.1845, satinwood marquetry inlay, mother-of-pearl mounted keys and stops, brass fittings, working order. The base named 'R.M. Blaney' and 'Truro Bo,t at Sydney N.S.W. Sept. 13 1847 being the day of his father's decease', a surgeon who died in 1847 in Cornwall. L.400mm, in mahogany sarcophagus form decorative cabinet with inlaid top and spiral column corners, the front fold-down door with two arched panels enclosing gilded family crests.