Meinel-Schlossmeinel Kentucky Home Harmonica

Meinel-Schlossmeinel Kentucky Home Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by C.H. Meinel-Schlossmeinel in Germany, undetermined date. It is The Kentucky Home model, with 14 double holes and 14 reeds. This harmonica has a white painted wooden comb with white plastic and metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom. It is embossed:

The Kentucky Home
C.H. Meinel-Schlossmeinel – Make, Germany

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Object Name
C.H. Meinel-Schlossmeinel
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Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
overall: 3/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 1.905 cm x 11.43 cm x 2.8575 cm
overall: 1 1/8 in x 4 13/16 in x 1 1/4 in; 2.8575 cm x 12.22375 cm x 3.175 cm
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Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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