A pictorial composition musical snuffbox,  circa 1860,
Lot 69*
A pictorial composition musical snuffbox, circa 1860,
Sold for £125 (US$ 210) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Collectors Sale Oxford
12 Feb 2013 11:00 GMT

Auction 20677
Lot Details
A pictorial composition musical snuffbox,
circa 1860,
Ser. No. unknown,
playing four airs, with single-section comb on plain brass bedplate, lid interior with protected period tunesheet, the lid with pressed view of Das Opernhaus in Berlin, wave-line ground border repeated to underside, start/stop to front centre, change/repeat to right-hand side, with a key, (cracks to base, movement cover missing) - 4.1/4in. (10.5cm) wide, the cylinder 3in. (7.5cm)
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  1. Leigh Gotch
    Specialist - Mechanical Music
    Bonhams
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    Montpelier Street
    London, SW7 1HH
    United Kingdom
    Work +44 20 8963 2839
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