Object Detail


Maker and Role
Hugh Clarke (b.1839, d.1927), Patentee
Date
Jul 26 1870
Object Type
Media
Wood, cloth, paper, brass
Dimensions
5 7/8 x 11 1/2 x 7" (14.9 x 29.2 x 17.8cm)
Description
Clarke's patent "consists principally of the arrangement, in respect to the keys of an organ or melodeon, of a series of diagonal levers, overlapping arms,.... for so controlling the value of the pedal-reeds..." (Patent number 105,780)
Collection
E. Tunnicliff Fox Collection
Object No
61.47.199
Currently on Display
No
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