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Hohner Echo Double Harmonica

Hohner Echo Double Harmonica

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Description

This harmonica was made by M. Hohner in Germany, undetermined date. It is an Echo Double model in the keys of C and G, with 40 double holes and 80 reeds. The harmonica has a brown stained wooden comb with metal cover plates nailed to the top and bottom. It is embossed:

ECHO
BELL METAL REEDS
REGISTERED

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
maker
Hohner, M.
place made
Germany
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 5 3/4 in x 2 in; 1.905 cm x 14.605 cm x 5.08 cm
overall: 7/8 in x 5 7/8 in x 2 in; 2.2225 cm x 14.9225 cm x 5.08 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.057
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.057
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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