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Hohner Chromatica No. 261 Harmonica

Hohner Chromatica No. 261 Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by M. Hohner in Germany, undetermined date. It is a Chromatic No. 261 model with 35 double holes and 70 reeds. The harmonica has a brown stained wooden comb with metal cover plates nailed to the top and bottom. It is engraved:

HOHNER CHROMATICA No61

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
maker
Hohner, M.
place made
Germany
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 1 1/4 in x 13 5/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 3.175 cm x 34.6075 cm x 3.175 cm
overall: 1 3/8 in x 13 15/16 in x 1 7/16 in; 3.4925 cm x 35.40125 cm x 3.65125 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.067
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.067
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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