Junior Harmotone Harmonica

Junior Harmotone Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by Harmonica Reed Corp. in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, after 1945. It is a Junior Harmotone model, with 6 single holes and an undetermined number of reeds. This harmonica has a black plastic comb with red and white plastic cover plates attached to top and bottom.. The harmonica is cast:

U.S. PAT. No. 2,373,129

This harmonica features U.S. Patent No. 2,373,129 dated April 10, 1945, for the construction of harmonica reed plates and reeds, by Finn H. Magnus of West Caldwell, New Jersey.

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Object Name
Harmonic Reed Corporation
place made
United States: Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
overall: 3/4 in x 3 3/16 in x 1 in; 1.905 cm x 8.09625 cm x 2.54 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
patent number
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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