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Grand Harmonicon

Maker:
Francis Hopkinson Smith (American, Baltimore, Maryland 1838–1915 New York)
Date:
ca. 1830
Geography:
Baltimore, United States
Culture:
American
Medium:
Wood, glass
Dimensions:
Width: 90.5 cm (35-5.8 in.); Diam: 53.3 cm (21 in.); Height: 21.5 cm (8-7/16 in.); case 93.8 cm (36-15/16 in.); total Diam. of glasses: 7.9 -12.6 cm (3-1/8 - 4-15/16 in.)
Classification:
Idiophone-Friction
Credit Line:
Purchase, Mrs. Norma F. Finer Perl Gift, in memory of Albert B. Finer, by exchange, and Gift of Mrs. Barbara Wendel Kerr, 1989
Accession Number:
1989.357
Not on view
William Greenough ; Francis A. Wendell
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