Hohner Blues Harp Harmonica

Hohner Blues Harp Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by Hohner in Germany, in 1965. It is a Blues Harp model in the key of C, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a brown and black stained wooden comb with metal cover plates screwed to the top and bottom. Accessioned with instructions and plastic case. The harmonica is engraved:


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Object Name
date made
Hohner, M.
place made
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
overall: 11/16 in x 4 in x 1 in; 1.74625 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.54 cm
harmonica: 3/4 in x 4 in x 1 1/16 in; 1.905 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.69875 cm
case: 7/8 in x 4 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.2225 cm x 11.1125 cm x 3.81 cm
leaflet: 1/4 in x 3 3/16 in x 1 1/8 in;.635 cm x 8.09625 cm x 2.8575 cm
leaflet: 3/16 in x 3 5/8 in x 3/4 in;.47625 cm x 9.2075 cm x 1.905 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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