A mandoline musical box playing eight airs, by Bremond, circa 1880,
Lot 50
A mandoline musical box playing eight airs, by Bremond, circa 1880,
Sold for £600 (US$ 1,008) inc. premium
Lot Details
A mandoline musical box playing eight airs, by Bremond,
circa 1880,
Ser. No. 1072,
the single-spring motor, single-section comb with the mandoline teeth in groups of up to five, on cast gilt bedplate in ebonised interior under dustlid, tunesheet absent, in mahogany grained case with the slight-domed rosewood veneered lid with stained fruitwood floral inlay, petit kingwood and boxwood strung border against ebonised moulded edge - 22.3/4in. (58cm) wide, the cylinder 13in. (33cm)

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  • Condition: E II 3 (professionally restored around ten years ago)
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