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David's Harp Concert Harmonica

David's Harp Concert Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by David’s Harp, undetermined place and date. It is a Concert model in the key of D, with 10 double holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a red painted wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with nails. Accessioned with original custom-made wooden box. The harmonica is embossed:

Concert

(and):

Davids Harp

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
harmonica: 13/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.06375 cm x 11.43 cm x 2.8575 cm
box: 1 1/4 in x 5 in x 1 3/4 in; 3.175 cm x 12.7 cm x 4.445 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.250
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.250
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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