Lot Details & Additional Photographs
Early 20th century, single comb instrument and brass bed plate, central turning wheel numbered 11812, within a rectangular carved mahogany case, framed snowscape on paper to underside of lid, side crank handle, case raised on turned feet, includes key.
Discs included: William Tell Overture; Grand Waltz, Chopin; Because Song and Chorus- Bowers; Carnival of Venice (2); Olympia March; The Robin Adair; Invitation to the Dance; The Chinatown March; Stars and Stripes Forever; Sweet Spirits Hear My Prayer; He Certainly Was Good to Me; Angel's Serenade; The Sweetest Story Ever Told; Old Black Joe.
12 x 28-3/4 x 25-1/2 in.Private Collection of Music Boxes, North Carolina
Working order; some surface scratches to case; key present; some later screws to hinges; some toning a foxing to sheet.