A key-wind two-per-turn musical box, by Nicole Frerés,
Lot 211
A key-wind two-per-turn musical box, by Nicole Freres, circa 1855
Sold for £900 (US$ 1,512) inc. premium
Lot Details
A key-wind two-per-turn musical box, by Nicole Freres,
circa 1855
No. 33300, playing eight dance and waltz airs (Gamme No. 1481), with single-spring motor and single-section comb, red stained interior under dustlid and period tunesheet, in grained case with end-flap, the rosewood veneered lid bearing geometric inlaid decorations in the classical taste, boxwood stringing border, (exessive oil on cylinder), 17in (43.5cm) wide, cylinder 9¼in (23.5cm).

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