A small barrel organ/serinette, circa 1830,
Lot 25
A small barrel organ/serinette, circa 1830,
Sold for £600 (US$ 1,008) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Collectors Sale Oxford
12 Feb 2013 11:00 GMT

Auction 20677
Lot Details
A small barrel organ/serinette,
circa 1830,
12-key action with brass fronted keyframe, the single barrel pinned for eight airs, complete single rank of wood pipes, in polished mahogany veneered case with twin lancet arches with cloth back (formally with faux pipes), air change/keyframe shift to right, hinged lid with period tunesheet bearing totally faded list, on turned feet, (no crank, for full restoration) -

Footnotes

  • With some encouragement, most notes on one full revolution played and revealed good notation.
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  1. Leigh Gotch
    Specialist - Mechanical Music
    Bonhams
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    Montpelier Street
    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
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