Weiss Flora Harmonica

Description:

This harmonica was made by Christian Weiss in the Republic of Ireland, undetermined date. It is a Flora model, with 8 single holes and 16 reeds. The harmonica has a red and light brown stained wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with screws. It is embossed:

FLORA
CH.WEISS
MADE IN REP. OF IRELAND

Maker: Weiss, Ch.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Ireland

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Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: The Peter Kassan Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.0783.157Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.157

Object Name: harmonica

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 5/8 in x 4 in x 1 in; 1.5875 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.54 cmoverall: 11/16 in x 4 in x 1 1/16 in; 1.74625 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.69875 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-f097-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1306219

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