An early musical snuffbox movement, in ebonised case, the movement circa 1835,
Lot 40*
An early musical snuffbox movement, in ebonised case, the movement circa 1835,
£300 - 500
US$ 500 - 840
Lot Details
An early musical snuffbox movement, in ebonised case,
the movement circa 1835,
Ser. No. 5747,
playing two airs, with the 17-part sectional comb with teeth in groups of four, the extreme treble with six, on plain brass bedplate, mounted within later ebonised case on plain profile, moulded lid edge, start/stop button to front centre, change/repeat to right-hand side, no key - 4in. (10cm) wide, the cylinder 2.1/2in. (6.5cm)

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  • Condition: E II 2
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