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Huang Star Performer Harmonica

Huang Star Performer Harmonica

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This harmonica was made by Huang in China, undetermined date. It is a Star Performer model, in the key of C, with 10 single holes and 20 reeds. This harmonica has a black plastic comb with metal cover plates attached to the top and bottom with screws. Accessioned with original cardboard box. The harmonica is engraved:

HUANG
Star
PERFORMER

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
maker
Huang
place made
China
Physical Description
plastic (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements
harmonica: 7/8 in x 4 1/8 in x 1 1/4 in; 2.2225 cm x 10.4775 cm x 3.175 cm
box: 1 1/8 in x 4 3/8 in x 1 1/2 in; 2.8575 cm x 11.1125 cm x 3.81 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.519
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.519
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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