Hohner Chrometta 8 Harmonica


This harmonica was made by M. Hohner in Germany, undetermined date. It is a Chrometta 8 model in the key of C, with 8 single holes and 32 reeds. This harmonica has a red plastic comb with gold-tone curved metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with screws, and a metal slide. Accessioned with original lacquered paper case. The harmonica is stamped:

Chrometta 8
M. Hohner

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: 1988.0783.138Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.138

Object Name: harmonica

Physical Description: metal (overall material)plastic (overall material)paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 1 in x 5 1/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.54 cm x 13.0175 cm x 3.81 cmharmonica: 1 1/8 in x 5 1/8 in x 1 9/16 in; 2.8575 cm x 13.0175 cm x 3.96875 cmcase: 1 3/8 in x 5 3/4 in x 2 1/8 in; 3.4925 cm x 14.605 cm x 5.3975 cm

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Record Id: nmah_1306201

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