Yamaha Soloist No. 10 Harmonica

Description:

This harmonica was made by Nippon Gakki Co., Ltd. (Yamaha) in Japan, undetermined date. It is a Soloist Model No. 10 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 to the top and bottom with screws. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is engraved:

[logo] YAMAHA
NIPPON GAKKI CO., LTD.
MADE IN JAPAN

(and):

SOLOIST
NIPPON GAKKI
NO.10

Maker: Nippon Gakki Co. Ltd.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Japan

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Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: The Peter Kassan Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.0783.302Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.302

Object Name: harmonica

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: harmonica: 3/4 in x 4 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.8575 cmbox: 1 1/16 in x 4 3/8 in x 1 5/16 in; 2.69875 cm x 11.1125 cm x 3.33375 cm

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Record Id: nmah_1306364

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