A large Timbres-Visible musical box, playing twelve airs, circa 1890,
Lot 60
A large Timbres-Visible musical box, playing twelve airs, circa 1890,
Sold for £625 (US$ 1,050) inc. premium
Lot Details
A large Timbres-Visible musical box, playing twelve airs,
circa 1890,
Ser. No. 7465,
playing an interesting selection of folk and popular songs, single-spring motor and single-section comb with zither attachment, the six plain polished bells in two-tier buffet rack with ball strikers, from extreme bass teeth-select, on reeded cast gilt bedplate in ebonised interior under dustlid, large colour tunesheet behind protective sheet, in part-grained case having transfer decorated front, the slight-domed lid with central stained floral inlay framed by double stringing - 25.1/2in. (65cm) wide, the 13in. (33cm)

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  • Condition: G II 3(iiir)
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