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Weiss Flora Harmonica

Weiss Flora Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by Christian Weiss, undetermined place and date. It is a Flora model, with 8 single holes and 16 reeds. The harmonica has a red stained wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with nails. It is embossed:


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Object Name
Weiss, Ch.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
overall: 5/8 in x 3 7/8 in x 1 in; 1.5875 cm x 9.8425 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
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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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