Koh-i-Noor Harmonica


This harmonica was made by B.H. Industries in India, undetermined date. It is a Koh-i-Noor model with 14 double holes and 28 reeds. This harmonica has a blue stained wooden comb with metal cover plates nailed to the sides. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is stamped:


Maker: B. H. Industries

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: India

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Credit Line: The Peter Kassan Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.0783.269Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.269

Object Name: harmonica

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: harmonica: 15/16 in x 4 15/16 in x 1 1/16 in; 2.38125 cm x 12.54125 cm x 2.69875 cmbox: 1 1/8 in x 5 1/4 in x 1 5/16 in; 2.8575 cm x 13.335 cm x 3.33375 cm

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Record Id: nmah_1306332

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