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Bellbird Harmonica

Bellbird Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by an undetermined maker, undetermined place and date. It is a Bellbird model with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a red and yellow stained wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with screws. It is engraved:

Bellbird

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11/16 in x 3 15/16 in x 1 in; 1.74625 cm x 10.00125 cm x 2.54 cm
overall: 3/4 in x 4 in x 1 in; 1.905 cm x 10.16 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.153
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.153
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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