Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Circa 1900-1909, serial number 7532, instrument housed in a mahogany Stella Grand Music Box Cabinet originally designed by Mermoud Freres, Switzerland, labeled Mira
to interior lid, side crank handle and reticulated brass handles, raised on brass casters.
Discs to include: Anitra's Dance; By the Sycamore; By the Old Oak Tree; Cherry Intermezzo; Come Take Trip in My Airship; Dixie Girl March; Down Where the Wurtsberger Flows; Floradora; Experience From the Little Cherub; Floradora the Shade of the Palm; Gondolier; Bohemian Girl; Mira; Il Trovatore; I'd Like to See A Little More of You; Just My Style; Jack Tar March; Laces and Graces; Lazarre Waltzes; Lucie Sextette; Il Trovatore-Choro Di Zingare-Verdi; Il Troubador Tempest of the Heart; Rigoletto - Quartet; Rubenstein Melody; Mansion of Aching Hearts; Mexican National Hymn; Mexico Song From Humpty Dumpty; Mood Dear From A Society Circus; Mozart Lincoln Song; Narcissus Song; Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep; Robin Adair; Lily of Florence; Romeo & Juliet; The Skater's Waltz; The Sweetest Story Ever Told; Sympathy; Uncle Sammie March; Under The Anheuser Bush; Wilheim Tell; Yankee Doodle Boy; The Harp That Once Through Tar's Halls; Wang Baby Song, Morse-320.
42 1/2 x 34 x 23Private Collection of Music Boxes, North Carolina
Shrinkage crack to front door; some light scratches and minor water stains; playing well when tested, some spotting and denting to discs; some discs later reissues.