A 19.1/8-inch upright Symphonion disc musical box,
Lot 45
A 19.1/8-inch upright Symphonion disc musical box,
Sold for £2,400 (US$ 4,077) inc. premium
Lot Details
Musical Boxes
A 19.1/8-inch upright Symphonion disc musical box,
No. 353965, with twin 'Sublime Harmony' combs on plain gilt cast bedplate, rear soundboard with opposing 'f' holes, 1d. coin slot present, but now operating from governor speed regulator arm slotted through motor cover, in typical walnut veneered cabinet with title plaque, arched glazed door with fret corners flanked by three-quarter turned columns, the top-wind crank from motor cover, on the matching disc bin with original internal slides and brass handle, on small turned bun feet, with approximately 43 period discs, (three extreme treble teeth on top comb off), serial number printed on original paper strip pasted on backboards, stamped also indistinctly on bedplate - 67in. (170cm) high maximum
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