• Treble: 10 buttons
  • Bass: 3 buttons
  • Bells: 2
  • Diatonic musical instrument
  • Weight:  1.6 kg /  3.52 pounds
  • Made in Russia (Handmade)
  • Item condition: used (refurbished)
  • All treble and bass reeds are in tune
  • All buttons and mechanics work properly
  • The harmonica (garmon) doesn't have any problems
  • The harmonica (garmon) is tuned, professionally inspected and is completely ready for playing

Our licensed musical workshop "Harmony" restores, tunes and prepares instruments for musicians.

We are professionals in accordions and we have a huge experience in these instruments.

We sell only original accordions, which are fully prepared for playing.

This is a unique, vintage, Russian Saratovskaya garmonika (harmonica).

This rare antique handmade garmonika was made in Russia. 

This Saratovskaya garmonika, named after the Russian city of Saratov, is a colorful variant on the standard one row push–pull diatonic button accordion. The chief distinguishing characteristic of this little folk accordion is that it plays the tonic scale (and major chord) on the bellows draw and the dominant on the bellows press, the reverse of a standard diatonic box. Another feature is the addition of two bells on the top of the instrument which are struck with tiny metal hammers attached to the bass and chord buttons for rhythmic accompaniment. They add a fun accent on dance tunes. It is possible to play the basses very lightly and avoid activating the bells, as they become rather tiresome after a while. The basses also have an additional tonic chord button in the center, lighter in tone than the regular chord, which is not attached to the hammers.

You will be pleasantly surprised by the beauty and power of its sound !

You will get completely functional button accordion (garmon), in a great condition for its age.

Don't miss it!

This accordion was carefully checked, tuned and completely prepared for a long-term playing. Be sure that if you buy this accordion from our shop, you will receive it on time and will be able to play it right away after receiving. This accordion will be in great condition for years and will bring you delight.

All photos of accordion that you see are actual, not downloaded from anywhere.

Pay attention

Almost every used accordion offered by private sellers/owners requires a small or considerable maintenance. A high-quality repairs and tuning of the accordion is expensive: sometimes the charge for repairs exceeds the cost of the instrument itself. That is why we recommend you to buy instruments from the licensed sellers with big experience and profound knowledge in this area, such as our musical workshop. Our musical workshop “Harmony” sells not just used accordions, but the accordions, which were thoroughly checked, restored, tuned and are 100% ready for playing. This work is carried out by the qualified masters of our shop.


We guarantee that if you buy this accordion, you will get it in a fully working condition to play it right away, otherwise we will refund you your money. You can return it within 14 days after receiving.


We ship worldwide!

Shipping to Europe usually takes 4-7 working days with regular post service work.

Shipping to the USA usually takes 10-18 days with regular post service work.

Worldwide shipping usually takes 7-28 days.

We will make professional accordion’s package with a lot of foam-rubber.

We use only an elaborated and checked throughout the years technology of accordion package, thanks to which they always arrive ‘safe and sound’ in a fully working condition, regardless of what spot on the globe you are in.

For more than ten years of our musical workshop "Harmony" existence, we have received an army of customers sincerely grateful to us. We always try to do our best with all our orders.

Do not miss your chance to become the proud owner of an excellent musical instrument.

You have a great chance to buy original accordion for a very reasonable price!

Feel free to email us any questions.

Antique Diatonic Saratovskaya Harmonica, Handmade Garmon, Button Accordion 1290, Squeeze Box, Super sound!

  • Product Code: Saratovskaya Harmonica
  • SKU Code : #1792
  • Availability: In Stock
  • $449.00
  • $404.10

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