Mechanical Music, Cameras & Scientific
17 May 2011, starting at 11:00 BST.

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A good Regina 15.5/8-inch style 25D disc musical box-on-stand,
Sold for £6,600 (US$ 11,093) inc. premium
LOTS
 of 222
  • Lot 120
    A good Adder 'keyboard' calculation machine, circa 1903,
    Sold for £780 (US$ 1,311) inc. premium

  • Lot 121
    A rare Columbia No. 2 typewriter, circa 1888,
    Sold for £3,000 (US$ 5,042) inc. premium

  • Lot 122
    A Victorian mahogany cased night-watchman's timepiece,
    Sold for £1,980 (US$ 3,328) inc. premium

  • Lot 123
    A 'Venturi' brass water meter by Geo. Kent Ltd. London & Luton,
    Sold for £552 (US$ 927) inc. premium

  • Lot 124
    A small W.H. Ells gold sovereign changer, circa 1907,
    Sold for £480 (US$ 806) inc. premium

  • Lot 125
    An early Home Blickensdorfer typewriter, circa 1895,
    £200 - 250
    US$ 340 - 420

  • Lot 127
    A W.H. Ells Sovereign changer, circa 1910,
    Sold for £480 (US$ 806) inc. premium

  • Lot 128
    A crystal wireless reciever, circa 1924,
    Sold for £120 (US$ 201) inc. premium

  • Lot 129
    A German Volksempfaenger type VE 301 Dyn radio, circa 1938,
    Sold for £120 (US$ 201) inc. premium

  • Lot 130
    A good Philips type 2007 loudspeaker, 2
    Sold for £240 (US$ 403) inc. premium

  • Lot 131
    Three good reproduced 'Walt Disney' character radios, circa 1985, 3
    Sold for £72 (US$ 121) inc. premium

  • Lot 132
    A selection of workshop and reference books on wireless, qty
    Sold for £48 (US$ 80) inc. premium

  • Lot 133
    A Cosmos 'Radiophone' crystal set, circa 1923,
    Sold for £120 (US$ 201) inc. premium

  • Lot 134
    A DeWald catalin radio, type A501 'The Lyre', 1938
    Sold for £312 (US$ 524) inc. premium

  • Lot 148
    An Ekco type TMB 272 portable television circa 1955,
    £300 - 350
    US$ 500 - 590

  • Lot 149
    An Edison Standard phonograph, circa 1906,
    Sold for £408 (US$ 685) inc. premium

  • Lot 150
    An Edison Standard phonograph, circa 1903,
    Sold for £384 (US$ 645) inc. premium

  • Lot 151
    An Edison Standard phonograph, model B,
    Sold for £336 (US$ 564) inc. premium

  • Lot 152
    An Excelsior phonograph,
    Sold for £264 (US$ 443) inc. premium

  • Lot 153
    Gramophone needle tins and Nipper ephemera: qty
    Sold for £216 (US$ 363) inc. premium

  • Lot 155
    An unusual floorstanding gramophone, by Apollo,
    Sold for £660 (US$ 1,109) inc. premium

  • Lot 156
    A horn gramophone, 1920 and later,
    Sold for £144 (US$ 242) inc. premium

  • Lot 157
    Two HMV type tabletop gramophones,
    Sold for £120 (US$ 201) inc. premium

  • Lot 158
    A Beltona portable gramophone,
    Sold for £78 (US$ 131) inc. premium

  • Lot 160
    An HMV cockleshell gramophone, by The Gramophone Company Ltd.,
    Sold for £696 (US$ 1,169) inc. premium

  • Lot 161
    An HMV horn gramophone,
    Sold for £168 (US$ 282) inc. premium

  • Lot 162
    A Victor Model XVII floorstanding cabinet gramophone, circa 1916,
    Sold for £624 (US$ 1,048) inc. premium

  • Lot 163
    Two portable gramophones: 2
    Sold for £132 (US$ 221) inc. premium

  • Lot 164
    A cylinder musical box playing eight airs, circa 1890,
    £300 - 400
    US$ 500 - 670

  • Lot 165
    A twelve air cylinder musical box, possibly by Cuendet, circa 1890,
    Sold for £432 (US$ 726) inc. premium

  • Lot 166
    A cylinder musical box by Samuel Woog, circa 1874,
    Sold for £720 (US$ 1,210) inc. premium

  • Lot 167
    A ten air cylinder musical box with bells, circa 1890,
    Sold for £624 (US$ 1,048) inc. premium

  • Lot 168
    A six air cylinder musical box, circa 1880,
    £700 - 900
    US$ 1,200 - 1,500

  • Lot 169
    A good miniature musical box in Swiss chalet case, circa 1900,
    Sold for £300 (US$ 504) inc. premium

  • Lot 170
    An eight air cylinder musical box by Paillard-Vaucher et Fils, circa 1880,
    Sold for £1,800 (US$ 3,025) inc. premium

  • Lot 171
    A modern Sankyo Orpheus cylinder musical box, late 20th century,
    Sold for £90 (US$ 151) inc. premium

  • Lot 172
    An 'Excelsior Piccolo' musical box, by MMC, circa 1885,
    Sold for £204 (US$ 342) inc. premium

  • Lot 173
    An early key-wind musical clock base, circa 1820,
    Sold for £336 (US$ 564) inc. premium

  • Lot 174
    A 'Tambour et Timbres' musical box, playing twelve airs, circa 1880,
    £800 - 1,200
    US$ 1,300 - 2,000

  • Lot 175
    An interchangeable cylinder musical box, circa 1890,
    Sold for £432 (US$ 726) inc. premium

  • Lot 176
    A musical box playing eight airs, by Jules Jaques-Adank & Cie, circa 1885,
    Sold for £360 (US$ 605) inc. premium

  • Lot 177
    An unusual mahogany inlaid musical cabinet, circa 1900,
    £300 - 500
    US$ 500 - 840

  • Lot 178
    A small musical box playing six airs, circa 1890,
    Sold for £132 (US$ 221) inc. premium

  • Lot 179
    A part orchestral mandarin-striker musical box, circa 1880,
    £1,200 - 1,800
    US$ 2,000 - 3,000

  • withdrawn
    Lot 180
    An early key-wind musical box, probably by Henriot, circa 1840,
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

  • Lot 181
    A twelve air cylinder musical box by PVF, circa 1885,
    Sold for £960 (US$ 1,613) inc. premium

  • Lot 182
    An eight air cylinder musical box by Bremond, circa 1890,
    Sold for £3,240 (US$ 5,445) inc. premium

  • Lot 183
    A musical box playing six airs, by Duccumon Girod, circa 1873,
    Sold for £504 (US$ 847) inc. premium

  • Lot 184
    A cylinder music box playing eight airs, circa 1890,
    Sold for £432 (US$ 726) inc. premium

  • Lot 185
    A musical box playing eight airs, by Lecoultre, circa 1867,
    Sold for £840 (US$ 1,411) inc. premium

  • Lot 186
    An eight air cylinder musical box by Samuel Woog, circa 1875,
    Sold for £1,020 (US$ 1,714) inc. premium

  • Lot 187
    A key-wind musical box playing six airs, by F. Lecoultre, circa 1842,
    Sold for £1,320 (US$ 2,218) inc. premium

  • Lot 188
    A six air lever wind cylinder musical box, circa 1880,
    Sold for £660 (US$ 1,109) inc. premium

  • Lot 189
    A cylinder musical box, possibly by Girod, circa 1875,
    Sold for £216 (US$ 363) inc. premium

  • Lot 190
    A cylinder musical box playing six airs, circa 1890,
    Sold for £60 (US$ 100) inc. premium

  • Lot 191
    A six air cylinder musical box, circa 1875,
    Sold for £168 (US$ 282) inc. premium

  • Lot 192
    A ten air cylinder musical box, circa 1885,
    Sold for £660 (US$ 1,109) inc. premium

  • Lot 193
    A two-per-turn musical box playing twenty airs, by B H Abrahams, circa 1902,
    Sold for £300 (US$ 504) inc. premium

  • Lot 194
    A 19 5/8inch Polyphon disc musical box table top style, date of manufacture 31st December 1902
    Sold for £1,800 (US$ 3,025) inc. premium

  • Lot 195
    A Polyphon 11¼inch disc musical box, model 42N, circa 1900,
    Sold for £900 (US$ 1,512) inc. premium

  • Lot 196
    A Polyphon 11-inch disc musical box,
    Sold for £432 (US$ 726) inc. premium

  • Lot 197
    A disc musical box by Kalliope, circa 1900,
    Sold for £276 (US$ 463) inc. premium

  • Lot 198
    A twin comb disc musical box movement, 5
    Sold for £48 (US$ 80) inc. premium

  • Lot 199
    A Polyphon 15.1/2-inch disc musical box,
    Sold for £744 (US$ 1,250) inc. premium

  • Lot 200
    A Regina disc musical box case, the 'Rococo' 25D style,
    Sold for £276 (US$ 463) inc. premium

  • Lot 201
    A Symphonion disc musical box, circa 1890,
    Sold for £240 (US$ 403) inc. premium

  • Lot 202
    An unusual Thorens 4.1/2-inch disc musical box, in barrel piano form case, circa 1950,
    Sold for £276 (US$ 463) inc. premium

  • Lot 203
    A Kalliope 9.1/8-inch disc musical box, circa 1900,
    Sold for £480 (US$ 806) inc. premium

  • Lot 204
    A Symphonium 13.5/8-inch disc musical box,
    Sold for £1,740 (US$ 2,924) inc. premium

  • Lot 205
    A good Regina 15.5/8-inch style 25D disc musical box-on-stand,
    Sold for £6,600 (US$ 11,093) inc. premium

  • Lot 206
    Britannia disc playing musical box by B H Abrahams, circa 1895,
    Sold for £816 (US$ 1,371) inc. premium

  • Lot 207
    A 15.5/8-inch Polyphon disc musical box,
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

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