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Piano Accordion - Marino Pigini Reg. No: SH 940555
- Piano Accordion, manufactured by Marino Pigini in the Castelfioardo region of Italy. Castelfioardo is known as the international capital of accordion builders. Brought to Australia by an Italian migrant.
- Red piano accordion with the brand name 'MARINO PIGINI' on a white and gold badge on front. Piano accordion features twenty two cream keys, fifteen black keys, seven ivory buttons above the keyboard and eighty small circular shaped buttons on the rear side. Two red leather and black cloth straps with metal buckles are attached to one end.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mrs Ines Binotto, 1994
|Weight:||8.36 kg (Weight)|
|Tagged with:||italian communities, italian immigration, musical instruments, brought goods|
|Themes this item is part of:||Information & Communication Collection, Italian Historical Society CO.AS.IT. Collection, Migration Collection|
|Secondary Classification:||Travel - Brought Goods|
|Tertiary Classification:||musical instruments|
|Inscriptions:||On badge: MARINO PIGINI/CASTELFIOARDO - ITALIA
On top: In metal P G N (were three I's now missing)
|Maker:||Marino Pigini, Castelfidardo, Italy|