Mary Wood Band Harmonica


This harmonica as made by Samkwang in South Korea, undetermined date. It is a Mary Wood Band model in the key of C, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a light brown and black stained wooden comb with metal cover plates with decoration attached to the top and bottom with nails. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is stamped:


Maker: Samkwang

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: South Korea

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Credit Line: The Peter Kassan Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.0783.299Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.299

Object Name: harmonica

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: harmonica: 13/16 in x 3 15/16 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.06375 cm x 10.00125 cm x 2.8575 cmbox: 1 in x 4 1/4 in x 1 3/8 in; 2.54 cm x 10.795 cm x 3.4925 cm


Record Id: nmah_1306361

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