Harmonica

Collection Type

  • Musical instruments

Date

1800-1899

GUSN

GUSN-12448

Description

Rectangular block of wood has two steel plates on the front and back side. Plates have four rectanglar hole (keys) covered with brass flaps. One side of wood has four carved-out compartments to blow into. Plates held with tacks.

Details

Descriptive Terms

miniatures (toys)
harmonicas
brass (alloy)
metal
pine (wood)
pine (wood)
Pine
Unidentified Metal
Brass
HARMONICA

Associated Building

Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.),

Maker

Unknown

Dimensions

0.313 x 1.625 x 0.75 (HxWxD) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1603