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Hohner Echo Harmonica

Hohner Echo Harmonica

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Description

This harmonica was made by M. Hohner in Germany, undetermined date. It is an Echo model in the key of C, with 14 double holes and 28 reeds. This harmonica has a light brown stained wooden comb with metal cover plates screwed to the top and bottom. It is stamped and embossed:

ECHO
BELL METAL REEDS
MADE IN REP. OF IRELAND

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
harmonica
maker
Hohner, M.
place made
Ireland
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3/4 in x 4 5/8 in x 1 1/16 in; 1.905 cm x 11.7475 cm x 2.69875 cm
ID Number
1988.0783.121
catalog number
1988.0783.121
accession number
1988.0783
Credit Line
The Peter Kassan Collection
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Music & Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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