Hohner Band Harmonica

Hohner Band Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by Hohner in Germany, undetermined date. It is a Hohner Band model in the key of B, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. It has a brown stained wooden comb with metal cover plates nailed to the top and bottom. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is engraved:

Hohner Band
Made by M. Hohner Germany

(and the box is embossed):

Hohner Band
No132 Made by M.Hohner Germany

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Object Name
Hohner, M.
place made
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
overall: 5/8 in x 4 in x 1 in; 1.5875 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.54 cm
harmonica: 11/16 in x 4 in x 1 in; 1.74625 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.54 cm
box: 15/16 in x 4 1/4 in x 1 1/4 in; 2.38125 cm x 10.795 cm x 3.175 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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