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Glass Harmonica

1991.271 (RS21527)

Description

Two octaves of lettered glass keys in Lignum Vitae case with green painted interior.

Details

Maker
Probin, Walter (Maker)
Date
1800-1830
Inscriptions
Red painted label inside: ""Walter Probin - Maker"".
Location of origin
USA
Associated Building
Original to Cogswell's Grant (Essex, Mass.).
Material
glass (material)
painting (coating)
wood (plant material)
Object type
Musical T&E
Descriptive terms
Glass
glass (material)
Grain-painted
Harmonica, Glass
harmonicas
music
Musical
Painted
painting (coating)
Wood
wood (plant material)
Dimensions
2 x 17 1/2 x 5 1/2 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
1991.271
Credit Line
Gift of Bertram K. and Nina Fletcher Little
GUSN
2262

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