Hohner Puck Harmonica

Hohner Puck Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by M. Hohner in Germany, undetermined date. It is a Puck model in the key of C, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. The harmonica has a red painted wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to top and bottom. It is engraved:

PUCK
MADE IN GERMANY

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
maker
Hohner, M.
place made
Germany
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
harmonica: 5/8 in x 2 5/8 in x 15/16 in; 1.5875 cm x 6.6675 cm x 2.38125 cm
box: 7/8 in x 3 in x 1 3/16 in; 2.2225 cm x 7.62 cm x 3.01625 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.040
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.040
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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