Hohner Full Concert Harmonica

Hohner Full Concert Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by M. Hohner in Germany, undetermined date. It is a Full Concert model in the key of C, with 10 double holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a brown stained wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the sides with nails. It is embossed:

M. HOHNER’S NEWEST & BEST
FULL CONCERT HARMONIKA
FOUNDER OF THE FACTORY
[image of Hohner]
MADE IN GERMANY
REGISTERED

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
maker
Hohner, M.
place made
Germany
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 13/16 in x 4 1/2 in x 1 1/8 in; 2.06375 cm x 11.43 cm x 2.8575 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.399
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.399
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Harmonicas
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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