Böhm Liliputian Harmonica

Description:

This harmonica was made by F. A. Böhm in Germany, undetermined date. It is The Liliputian model in the key of D, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has an orange-yellow and black wooden painted comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with nails. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is stamped:

THE LILIPUTIAN
F.A. Böhm
GESETZL.GESCH. MADE IN GERMANY

(and):

No. 1 D

Maker: Bohm, F. A.

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Germany

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Exhibition:

Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: The Peter Kassan Collection

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1988.0783.382Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.382

Object Name: harmonica

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: harmonica: 5/8 in x 3 1/8 in x 7/8 in; 1.5875 cm x 7.9375 cm x 2.2225 cmbox: 11/16 in x 3 5/16 in x 7/8 in; 1.74625 cm x 8.41375 cm x 2.2225 cm

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Record Id: nmah_1306446

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