Mary Wood Band Harmonica

Mary Wood Band Harmonica

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Description

This harmonica was made by Samkwang in South Korea, undetermined date. It is a Mary Wood model in the key of G, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a blond stained finished wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with nails. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is stamped:

MARY WOOD

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
maker
Samkwang
place made
South Korea
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
harmonica: 13/16 in x 3 15/16 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.06375 cm x 10.00125 cm x 2.8575 cm
box: 1 in x 4 1/4 in x 1 7/16 in; 2.54 cm x 10.795 cm x 3.65125 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.311
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.311
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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