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Hohner Seductora Harmonica

Hohner Seductora Harmonica

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Description

This harmonica was made by Hohner in Germany, 1931. It is a Seductora model in the key of G, with 16 double holes and 32 reeds. This harmonica has a brown stained wooden comb with curved metal cover plates nailed to the top and bottom. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is engraved:

SEDUCTRA
MADE BY M.HOHNER GERMANY

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
date made
1931
maker
Hohner, M.
place made
Germany
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7/8 in x 4 7/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.2225 cm x 12.3825 cm x 3.81 cm
harmonica: 15/16 in x 5 in x 1 5/8 in; 2.38125 cm x 12.7 cm x 4.1275 cm
box: 1 1/4 in x 5 3/8 in x 1 15/16 in; 3.175 cm x 13.6525 cm x 4.92125 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.090
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.090
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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