A 17.1/4-inch Stella disc musical box, circa 1900,
Lot 61W
A 17.1/4-inch Stella disc musical box, circa 1900,
Sold for £1,080 (US$ 1,815) inc. premium
Lot Details
A 17.1/4-inch Stella disc musical box,
circa 1900,
Ser. No. 2341,
with single comb, patent motor cover plaque with dates up to 1897, start/stop and fast/slow controls, on reeded cast gilt bedplate, polished interior with the inside of the lid bearing the large black and gilt Stella transfer, in walnut case, the lid with fielded inset panel of crossed flower sprays on rosewood ground, crossbanded frame with wide boxwood border, further crossbanding to outer edge, three-quarter turned columns to the corners, on small plinth base, carrying handles and crank, with one disc - 28.1/2in. (72.5cm) wide

Footnotes

  • Condition: C3 M3(v>) D2

Saleroom notices

  • There are 32 discs with this box, contained in a stained pine crate - not 1 as described.
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