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Hohner Full Concert Harmonica

Hohner Full Concert Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by Hohner in Germany, undetermined date. It is a Full Concert model in the key of G, with 10 double holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a brown stained wooden comb with metal cover plates nailed to the sides. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is embossed:

M.HOHNER’S NEWEST & BEST
FULL CONCERT HARMONICA

MADE IN GERMANY
FOUNDER OF THE FACTORY
[image of Hohner]
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: 13/16 in x 4 1/4 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.06375 cm x 10.795 cm x 2.8575 cm
harmonica: 7/8 in x 4 3/8 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.2225 cm x 11.1125 cm x 2.8575 cm
box: 1 1/16 in x 4 5/8 in x 1 3/8 in; 2.69875 cm x 11.7475 cm x 3.4925 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.110
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.110
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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