Cameras, Scientific & Mechanical Musical Instruments
29 Oct 2013, starting at 13:00 GMT.

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LOTS
 of 40
  • Lot 1W
    A 19⅝ inch Polyphon disc musical box, German, circa 1900,
    Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,763) inc. premium

  • Lot 2
    A 9¾-inch Polyphon-with-bells disc muscial box, German, circa 1910,
    Sold for £525 (US$ 878) inc. premium

  • Lot 3
    A 15½ inch Polyphon disc musical box, German, circa 1910,
    £600 - 900
    US$ 1,000 - 1,500

  • Lot 4
    A HMV 'Nipper' logo design,
    Sold for £37 (US$ 62) inc. premium

  • Lot 5
    A musical seascape automaton, French, circa 1900,
    Sold for £687 (US$ 1,150) inc. premium

  • Lot 6
    A musical seascape automaton, French, circa 1900,
    Sold for £812 (US$ 1,359) inc. premium

  • Lot 7
    A forté piano cylinder musical box, Swiss, circa 1880,
    Sold for £812 (US$ 1,359) inc. premium

  • Lot 8
    A mandolin cylinder music box, Swiss, circa 1860,
    £500 - 700
    US$ 840 - 1,200

  • Lot 9
    An Ami-Rivenc two-per-turn cylinder musical box, Swiss, late 19th century,
    £800 - 1,200
    US$ 1,300 - 2,000

  • Lot 10
    An interchangeable cylinder musical box, Swiss, circa 1880,
    Sold for £1,875 (US$ 3,136) inc. premium

  • Lot 11
    A Nicole Frères key-wound cylinder musical box, Swiss, mid 19th century,
    Sold for £875 (US$ 1,463) inc. premium

  • Lot 12
    A Paillard Vaucher Fils bells, drum and castanets in sight cylinder musical box, Swiss, late 19th century,
    Sold for £2,125 (US$ 3,554) inc. premium

  • Lot 13
    A bells-in-sight cylinder musical box, Swiss, late 19th century,
    Sold for £5,000 (US$ 8,364) inc. premium

  • Lot 14
    A good Nicole Freres Grand Format Overture cylinder musical box,
    Sold for £20,000 (US$ 33,457) inc. premium

  • Lot 15
    An orchestral cylinder music box, Swiss, late 19th century,
    Sold for £1,062 (US$ 1,777) inc. premium

  • Lot 16
    An early musical box, by L'Epeé, circa 1860,
    £1,000 - 1,500
    US$ 1,700 - 2,500

  • Lot 17
    A Charles Ullman bells-in-sight cylinder musical box, Swiss, late 19th century,
    Sold for £750 (US$ 1,254) inc. premium

  • Lot 18
    A rare Wilhelm Bruder Söhne 48 keyless fairground organ, Waldkirch, Germany, 1926,

  • Lot 19Y
    A tortoiseshell sectional comb musical snuffbox, Swiss, circa 1830,
    Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,718) inc. premium

  • Lot 20Y
    A sectional comb tortoiseshell musical snuff box, Swiss, circa 1830,
    Sold for £2,000 (US$ 3,345) inc. premium

  • Lot 21
    A gold and enamel musical watch key, Swiss, circa 1825,
    Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,855) inc. premium

  • Lot 22
    A rare gold and enamel musical watch key, Swiss, circa 1825,
    Sold for £4,000 (US$ 6,691) inc. premium

  • Lot 23
    A gold and enamel musical watch key, Swiss, circa 1825,
    Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,855) inc. premium

  • Lot 24
    A silver-gilt musical snuff box, movement Swiss, case French, first half of the 19th century,
    Sold for £3,750 (US$ 6,273) inc. premium

  • Lot 25
    A silver-gilt musical snuff box, Swiss movement, French case, first half of the 19th century,
    Sold for £2,125 (US$ 3,554) inc. premium

  • Lot 26
    A gold and enamel musical fob seal, circa 1870,
    Sold for £1,750 (US$ 2,927) inc. premium

  • Lot 27
    A gold musical fob seal, circa 1870,
    Sold for £1,250 (US$ 2,091) inc. premium

  • Lot 28
    A gold musical fob seal, circa 1870,
    Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,855) inc. premium

  • Lot 29
    A musical gold fob seal, circa 1870,
    Sold for £1,125 (US$ 1,881) inc. premium

  • Lot 30
    A gold and enamel musical fob seal, circa 1870,
    Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,718) inc. premium

  • Lot 31Y
    A tortoiseshell and enamel singing bird box, Swiss, early 20th century,
    Sold for £3,500 (US$ 5,855) inc. premium

  • Lot 32Y
    A tortoiseshell singing bird box, Swiss, early 20th century,
    Sold for £3,125 (US$ 5,227) inc. premium

  • Lot 33
    A Greesbaum singing bird box, German, early 20th century,
    Sold for £2,250 (US$ 3,763) inc. premium

  • Lot 34Y
    An Auber et Fils tortoiseshell and enamel musical snuff box, Swiss, mid 19th century,
    Sold for £937 (US$ 1,568) inc. premium

  • Lot 35Y
    A gilt brass and tortoiseshell musical snuffbox, Swiss, circa 1830,
    Sold for £1,625 (US$ 2,718) inc. premium

  • Lot 36
    A musical bois durci snuff box, Swiss, mid 19th century,
    £800 - 1,200
    US$ 1,300 - 2,000

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