Skinner

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Auction 2283

May 3, 2005 10:00AM

05-03-2005 05-04-2005

Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA

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Lots

"Columbia Double-Disc Records, Music on Both Sides,"

"Columbia Double-Disc Records, Music on Both Sides,"

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$59$50

"Columbia Double-Disc Records, Music on Both Sides," colored advertisement from The Youth's Companion, October 20, 1910, depicting a man and woman in profile pointing to opposite sides of Columbia More ...

Columbia Graphophone

Columbia Graphophone

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$353$300

Columbia Graphophone, with nickel-plated openworks motor, floating reproducer, japanned bedplate with transfers, short tin horn and oak case with banner transfer, wd. 10 in. More ...

Metal Radio

Metal Radio

Lot:
3
Unsold
 

Metal Radio, with walnut-painted case of Art Deco design, semi-circular dial and louvre speaker-grille, wd. 12 in. More ...

"Little Wonder" Phonograph

"Little Wonder" Phonograph

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$823$700

"Little Wonder" Phonograph, by Boston Talking Machine Co., with mica soundbox, hexagonal horn on bracket, and black-painted metal base with transfer, ht. 11 in.; and eight Little Wonder 5 1/2-inch More ...

Edison Standard Phonograph

Edison Standard Phonograph

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$353$300

Edison Standard Phonograph, Model B, No. 434031, with Model H 4-Minute reproducer, combination gearing, patent dates to 1905 and oak case with Edison transfer, domed lid and witches' hat horn. More ...

Edison Standard Phonograph

Edison Standard Phonograph

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$441$375

Edison Standard Phonograph, Model A, No. S126112, with Model-C reproducer, green oak case with banner transfer, patent dates to 1898, domed lid and brass horn, wd. 12 in., (base split); and More ...

Victor Hornless Gramophone

Victor Hornless Gramophone

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$82$70

Victor Hornless Gramophone, Type VV-IV, with Exhibition soundbox and oak case with plaque, double doors and louvre grille, wd. 11 in. More ...

Victrola Model VV-330

Victrola Model VV-330

Lot:
8
Unsold
 

Victrola Model VV-330, No. 1329, with Victrola No. 2 soundbox, gilt fittings, plaque, transfer and retailer's transfer of Roemele Bros. Sporting Goods, Richmond Hill, L.I., N.Y., in dark mahogany More ...

Mahogany Roll / Cylinder Cabinet

Mahogany Roll / Cylinder Cabinet

Lot:
9
Sold for:
$118$100

Mahogany Roll / Cylinder Cabinet, with fitted drawer, four vertical divisions, and door with transfer-decorated musical motifs, ht. 39 in. wd. of top 19 in. More ...

Edison Home Phonograph

Edison Home Phonograph

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$881$750

Edison Home Phonograph, Model A, No. H50893, with Model B 4-Minute reproducer, in oak case with red banner transfer, domed lid and morning glory horn with painted flowers on gilt interior, diam. 19 More ...

Edison Standard Phonograph

Edison Standard Phonograph

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$411$350

Edison Standard Phonograph, Model C, No. 748448, with Model C reproducer and combination gearing, in oak case with Edison transfer, domed lid, a red-lacquered morning glory horn and a black More ...

Edison Home Phonograph

Edison Home Phonograph

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$470$400

Edison Home Phonograph, Model A, No. H1 44710, with Model H 4-Minute reproducer, in oak case with banner transfer, domed lid and blue papier-mache Phono Mega Horn with metal rim and shaded blue / More ...

Carved Wood Carousel Jumper

Carved Wood Carousel Jumper

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$1,293$1,100

Carved Wood Carousel Jumper, possibly by Allan Herschell Co., North Tonawada, with lowered head, cropped tail, knotted cropped mane, and carved saddle with girth and blanket, lg. 52 in., (legs More ...

Carousel Figure of a Running Panther

Carousel Figure of a Running Panther

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$1,410$1,200

Carousel Figure of a Running Panther, probably late 19th century, with carved whiskers, open mouth with short teeth, glass eye (missing the other), lifted tail, saddle with scrolled cantle, blanket More ...

Magic Clock Gum Vendor

Magic Clock Gum Vendor

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$499$425

Magic Clock Gum Vendor, amusement machine by Keeney & Sons Inc., Chicago, No. GG839, with three moving hands operated by lever, chrome facade, printed instructions and stepped painted wood case of More ...

Mills "Horseshoe" Hi-Top Bandit

Mills "Horseshoe" Hi-Top Bandit

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$1,116$950

Mills "Horseshoe" Hi-Top Bandit, with three reels in black crackle-finish case, ht. 27 in. More ...

"Whiz Ball" Amusement Machine

"Whiz Ball" Amusement Machine

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$411$350

"Whiz Ball" Amusement Machine, by the Vending Machine Co. , Fayetteville, N.C., with six chutes and concentric rings, in red-painted case with marquee and oak sides, ht. 17 in. More ...

Pike's Peak Amusement Machine

Pike's Peak Amusement Machine

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$411$350

Pike's Peak Amusement Machine, with gumball dispenser and gold-painted metal case with glass panel enclosing eight sloping ledges and ball, ht. 13 in., (lacking dial, coin-slot and back); and a More ...

Cast-Iron Coin-Operated Toilet Paper Dispenser

Cast-Iron Coin-Operated Toilet Paper Dispenser

Lot:
18A
Sold for:
$9,988$8,500

Cast-Iron Coin-Operated Toilet Paper Dispenser, patd. Nov. 3 1891, original blue paint with gilt-stencilled designs and raised lettering Lenox Mfg. Co., Prov., R.I. Toilet Paper. Drop a Cent or More ...

Columbia Three-Reel Bandit

Columbia Three-Reel Bandit

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$588$500

Columbia Three-Reel Bandit, amusement machine, with 5 cent operation, in chrome and oak case of Art Deco design, ht. 23 in., (lacking back). More ...

Two Seeburg Wall-Mounted Coin Boxes

Two Seeburg Wall-Mounted Coin Boxes

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$118$100

Two Seeburg Wall-Mounted Coin Boxes, with speakers, display and multiple-tune select. More ...

Mechanical Music Literature

Mechanical Music Literature

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$176$150

Mechanical Music Literature, including standard works by Bowers, Orde-Hume, Chapuis History of the Musical Box, Webb, and others. More ...

Mixed Literature

Mixed Literature

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$264$225

Mixed Literature, works on carousel art, fairground art and amusement machines. More ...

Tin-Body Mutoscope by International Mutoscope Corp.

Tin-Body Mutoscope by International Mutoscope Corp.

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$1,175$1,000

Tin-Body Mutoscope by International Mutoscope Corp., Long Island, No. JMK15, with coin-slot, hand-cranked mechanism and electric light, on metal trellice base, ht. 53 in., and one reel No. 7351, More ...

Mutoscope Reel by International Mutoscope Reel Co.

Mutoscope Reel by International Mutoscope Reel Co.

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$382$325

Mutoscope Reel by International Mutoscope Reel Co., Subject 7226, No. 1, showing pursuit and gun chase. More ...

Mutoscope Reel by International Mutoscope Reel Co.

Mutoscope Reel by International Mutoscope Reel Co.

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$382$325

Mutoscope Reel by International Mutoscope Reel Co., Subject 7119, No. 22, titled Cheating Cheaters, (some torn leaves). More ...

"Clamshell" Mutoscope No. 7598

"Clamshell" Mutoscope No. 7598

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

"Clamshell" Mutoscope No. 7598, by American Mutoscope & Biograph Co., N.Y., with coin-released hand-cranked mechanism, light and cast-iron shell-form case with marquee, side door and plaque, ht. 33 More ...

Coin-Operated Bicycle Race Gaming Machine  by Mermod Freres

Coin-Operated Bicycle Race Gaming Machine by Mermod Freres

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$21,150$18,000

Coin-Operated Bicycle Race Gaming Machine by Mermod Freres, No. 641, with removable beveled-glass lid enclosing a velvet-covered race track and five cast-metal cyclists in white, red, blue, gold More ...

Coin-Operated Musical Box by Cuendet

Coin-Operated Musical Box by Cuendet

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$881$750

Coin-Operated Musical Box by Cuendet, No. 7803, playing eight mainly patriotic airs, with tune indicator, tune-sheet and grained case with coin clot in place of the control panel, and internal coin More ...