Eagle Brand Hawaiian Guitar Tuner

Description (Brief):

This pitch pipe was made by an known maker in Germany, undetermined date. It is an Eagle Brand No. 8 ½ Hawaiian Guitar model, in the keys of E, A, F, A, C#, and E, with 6 single holes and 6 reeds. This pitch pipe is comprised of 6 metal tubes joined together. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The box is printed:

Description (Brief)

No. 8 1/2
Hawaiian Guitar Tuner
Guaranteed correct
Made in Germany

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: 1988.0783.585Accession Number: 1988.0783Catalog Number: 1988.0783.585

Object Name: pitch pipe

Physical Description: metal (overall material)paper (overall material)ink (overall material)Measurements: pitch pipe: 3/8 in x 2 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in; .9525 cm x 5.715 cm x 4.1275 cmbox: 1/2 in x 1 7/8 in x 2 3/8 in; 1.27 cm x 4.7625 cm x 6.0325 cm

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-5c11-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1306651

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