Cardboard Discs

Cardboard disc No.258 "Swedish Psalms"

    Cardboard disc No.258 "Swedish Psalms"

    Sweden, Karlstad


    J.P. Nyströms Orgel & Pianofabrik

    Cardboard; perforation

    36.5 cm

    Inscription on the disc: "Svenska salmerna", “Nris 24, 33”, “161, 401,498, 269, 20, 211, 316, 304,144, 37, 307”, “No.258”, “Början” (Beginning)


    Cardboard disc is made of Manila cardboard, with rectangular holes on the disk radiuses and five adjusting round holes in the center. The line showing the melody beginning is on the front surface. Underlined handwritten inscriptions with the melody name in Swedish and catalog number are in the center.

    The holes’ location determines the arrangement of the performed Swedish psalms that arte included in the repertoire of harmonies.

    Musical instrument Harmonium "Reform-orgel", Инв. No.101.