Hohner El Centenario Harmonica


This harmonica was made by M. Hohner in Germany, undetermined date. It is an El Centenario model, with 16 double holes and 32 reeds. This harmonica has a white stained wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with screws. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is embossed:


Maker: Hohner, M.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Germany

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Credit Line: The Peter Kassan Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.0783.044Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.044

Object Name: harmonica

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: harmonica: 15/16 in x 6 3/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.38125 cm x 17.145 cm x 2.8575 cmbox: 1 1/8 in x 6 15/16 in x 1 1/4 in; 2.8575 cm x 17.62125 cm x 3.175 cm

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Record Id: nmah_1306106

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