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Butterfly Harmonica

Butterfly Harmonica

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Object Name
Nippon Gakki
place made
overall: 1 1/4 in x 7 5/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 3.175 cm x 19.3675 cm x 2.8575 cm
harmonica: 1 in x 1 1/4 in x 7 5/16 in; 2.54 cm x 3.175 cm x 18.57375 cm
box: 1 1/4 in x 1 5/8 in x 7 9/16 in; 3.175 cm x 4.1275 cm x 19.20875 cm
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Credit Line
Gift of Peter Kassan
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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