A very early cylinder musical movement in clockbase, circa 1818,
Lot 70*
A very early cylinder musical movement in clockbase, circa 1818,
Sold for £1,000 (US$ 1,683) inc. premium
Auction Details
The Collectors Sale Oxford
12 Feb 2013 11:00 GMT

Auction 20677
A very early cylinder musical movement in clockbase, circa 1818,
Lot Details
A very early cylinder musical movement in clockbase,
circa 1818,
Ser. No. 251,
playing four airs, duo-grouped tooth comb in forty-two clusters, with brass comb bar number stamped for each reading right to left, clock-linkage control via pull-string to front, in oval base with flame mahogany veneers, controls for start/stop and change/repeat to left-hand side, with polished lid and later specially-cut glass lid, with key - 19.1/2in. (49.5cm) wide, the cylinder 8.1/4in. (21cm)
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  1. Leigh Gotch
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