Hotz Atta Boy Harmonica


This harmonica was made by Friedrich Hotz in Germany, undetermined date. It is an Atta Boy model in the key of C, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a red stained wooden comb with metal cover plates attached on the top and bottom with screws. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is engraved:


Maker: Hotz, Fr.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Germany

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Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: The Peter Kassan Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.0783.158Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.158

Object Name: harmonica

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: overall: 3/4 in x 3 7/8 in x 1 in; 1.905 cm x 9.8425 cm x 2.54 cmharmonica: 3/4 in x 4 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.8575 cmbox: 1 in x 4 1/4 in x 1 5/16 in; 2.54 cm x 10.795 cm x 3.33375 cm


Record Id: nmah_1306220

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