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Mr. Men and Little Miss Star Harmonica

Mr. Men and Little Miss Star Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by an undetermined maker in China and packaged in Hong Kong, undetermined date. It is a Star model, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a red painted wooden comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with nails. In original sealed packaging. The harmonica is engraved:

Star

The packaging features Mr. Men and Little Miss characters from a series of children's books by English author Roger Hargreaves. This harmonica was distributed by Ja-Ru in Jacksonville, Florida.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
maker
Star
place made
China
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 6 in x 7 1/16 in; 1.905 cm x 15.24 cm x 17.93875 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.456
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.456
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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