Object StatementPlayer reed organ, 'Aeolian Orchestrelle', wood / metal, made by Aeolian, United States of America, 1890-1910
Physical DescriptionPlayer reed organ, 'Aeolian Orchestrelle', wood / metal, made by Aeolian, United States of America, 1890-1910
Aeolian Orchestrelle player reed organ of 5 octaves with 16 stops finished in polished timber case with decorative panels running horizontally across top and vertically down each front side with overlapping oval design in wooden fretwork. Centred above the keyboard is a sliding panel holding the spool box. Folding knee levers beneath keyboard. Stops: Double Bass 16 Ft, Contra Bass 16 Ft, Flute 4 Ft, Horn 8 Ft, Gemshorn 8 Ft, Viola 8 Ft, Muted Strings 8 Ft, 2 blank stops, Muted Strings 8 Ft, Violina 8 Ft, French Horn 8 Ft, Euphone 8 Ft, Concert Flute 4 Ft, Vox Humana, Bourdon Bass 16 Ft.
MarksNameboard: Aeolian Orchestrelle
Number stamped into back: "7099"