Musical snuffboxes and movements - a collection for restoration: circa 1825-1880,
Lot 56Y
Musical snuffboxes and movements - a collection for restoration: circa 1825-1880,
Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,890) inc. premium
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Musical snuffboxes and movements - a collection for restoration:
circa 1825-1880,
composition boxes - an early sectional comb box, pictorial lid for Milan; four-air box, pictorial lid with country scene; another four-air box, pictorial lid with Chambre, Paris; two-air box, pictorial lid with a battle at sea; two-air box with flowers to lid; empty case with the lid pressed with the head of a Greek maiden; the remains of another case; other materials - a wooden cased musical box playing four airs; another with three-air movement; and a selection of 14 cylinder movements for snuffboxes, including three sectional comb types - all in need of restoration, no keys -

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  • Conditions: P IV 4 as mean average - some exceptions which are much better.
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