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C. A. Seydel Söhne Fluteophone

C. A. Seydel Söhne Fluteophone

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This harmonica was made by C. A. Seydel Söhne in Saxony, Germany, undetermined date. It is a Fluteophone model in the key of F, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a yellow and black painted wooden comb with metal cover plates with 10 tubes attached to the top and bottom with screws and nuts. It is engraved:

FLUTEOPHONE
TRADE MARK

(and):

[logo] C.A. SEYDEL SÖHNE

SAXONY

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
maker
C. A. Seydel Sohne
place made
Germany
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5/8 in x 4 1/16 in x 1 1/16 in; 1.5875 cm x 10.31875 cm x 2.69875 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.364
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.364
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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