Trio-Concert Harmonica

Trio-Concert Harmonica

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Description

This harmonica was made by and undetermined maker in Germany, undetermined date. It is a Trio-Concert model in the key of C, with 16 double holes and 32 reeds. This harmonica has a red stained wooden comb with metal cover plates nailed to the sides. It is embossed:

The best Mouth-Organ
In the World
MADE IN GERMANY

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
place made
Germany
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 5 in x 1 in; 1.905 cm x 12.7 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.178
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.178
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Music & Musical Instruments
Harmonicas
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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