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Harmonica

Date:
ca. 1900
Geography:
Germany
Culture:
German
Medium:
Wood, metal
Dimensions:
Overall: W. 1.9 x L. 5.7cm (3/4 x 2 1/4in.)
Classification:
Aerophone-Free Reed-mouth organ
Credit Line:
The Crosby Brown Collection of Musical instruments, 1889
Accession Number:
89.4.2124
Not on view
Marking: Marked: (one one side) Portemonnaie/Liliput/Harmonika, No. 81951, D.R.G.M.; (opposite) Germany, G
Mary Elizabeth Adams Brown
Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments: Europe. The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, 1904, vol. I, pg. 162.

Catalogue of the Crosby Brown Collection of Musical Instruments of All Nations: I. Europe, Galleries 25 and 26, Central Cases of Galleries 27 and 28. Catalogue., The Metropolitan Museum of Art. New York, vol. 13, pg. 162.



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