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Hohner No. 13 Harmonica

Hohner No. 13 Harmonica

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Description

This harmonica was made by M. Hohner in Germany, after 1937.

It is a Hohner No. 13 model, with 16 double holes and 32 reeds. This harmonica has a black painted wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with nails. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is embossed:

HOHNER’S
NO 13
MADE IN GERMANY

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
date made
after 1937
maker
Hohner
place made
Germany
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
harmonica: 13/16 in x 6 3/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 2.06375 cm x 17.145 cm x 3.175 cm
box: 1 1/16 in x 6 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.69875 cm x 17.4625 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.053
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.053
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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