Hohnerette Blow Accordion

Description (Brief):

This harmonica was made by M. Hohner in Germany, around 1908. It is a Hohnerette Blow Accordion model. This harmonica has a red stained wooden base with 10 metal buttons and two bass/chord keys, metal horn and mouthpiece. Accessioned with original cardboard box. It is engraved:

Description (Brief)

Made by M. Hohner GERMANY

Description (Brief)

This instrument features U. S. Patent #894778, dated July 28, 1908, by Matthias Hohner for a mouth accordion.

Date Made: ca 1908

Maker: Hohner, M.

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: 1988.0783.551Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.551

Object Name: harmonica

Physical Description: wood (overall material)metal (overall material)cardboard (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: harmonica: 4 7/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 10 3/8 in; 12.3825 cm x 10.4775 cm x 26.3525 cmbox: 4 7/16 in x 12 1/8 in x 5 1/2 in; 11.27125 cm x 30.7975 cm x 13.97 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ac-17c8-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1306617

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