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Horn Harmonica

Horn Harmonica

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Description (Brief)

This wind instrument was made by an unknown maker in Czechoslovakia, undetermined date. It is a curved, horn-shaped instrument that makes a harmonica-like sound. It is made of brass with a mouthpiece and 6 buttons that resemble pistons. The instrument is marked:

MADE IN
CZECHOSLOVAKIA

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
place made
Czechoslovakia
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 14 in x 6 1/2 in x 3 1/4 in; 35.56 cm x 16.51 cm x 8.255 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.573
accession number
1988.0783
catalog number
1988.0783.573
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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