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This is a strange, rustic form of an harmonica, made with two cut pieces from a wooden dowel attached to a brass reed plate. This instrument was found under the floorboards of the donor's house, in Woodchester.

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  • Hornbostel-Sachs category:412.132 Sets of free reeds
  • Repository:Stroud District (Cowle) Museum
  • Measurements:Length: 189mm; Diameter: 26mm