An early key-wind two-per-turn musical box playing twelve airs, by Metert, circa 1844,
Lot 69
An early key-wind two-per-turn musical box playing twelve airs, by Metert, circa 1844,
£700 - 900
US$ 1,200 - 1,500
withdrawn
Auction Details
Lot Details
An early key-wind two-per-turn musical box playing twelve airs, by Metert,
circa 1844,
Ser. No. 3832,
Gam. No. 1497,
with single-spring motor and single-section comb with brass washers on plain brass bedplate in red-stained interior, re-printed blank tunesheet, in good toned blonde mahogany case with endflap, with period T bar key with turned ebony handle, (two teeth replaced well), 20¼in. (51.5cm.) wide, the cylinder 13 1/8in. (33.5cm.).

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