Kay St. Louis Harmonica

Kay St. Louis Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by Kay in South Korea, undetermined date. It is a St. Louis model in the key of G, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a light brown stained wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with nails. Accessioned with original plastic case. The harmonica is stamped:

[Kay logo] ST. LOUIS

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Object Name
place made
South Korea
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
harmonica: 13/16 in x 3 15/16 in x 1 1/16 in; 2.06375 cm x 10.00125 cm x 2.69875 cm
case: 15/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.38125 cm x 11.43 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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