Early Key-Wind Overture Musical Box by Lecoultre
- Sold for:
- Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
- Date / Time :
- November 03, 2005 10:00AM
Early Key-Wind Overture Musical Box by Lecoultre, No. 11607, the bedplate stamped C, playing four overtures by Rossini, Cherubini and Bellini, with knurled cylinder endcaps, blued steel comb-screws with brass washers, instant-stop and replica tune-sheet, in polished walnut case with boxwood stringing to front and lid, plain interior, hinged endflap and diamond-shaped key escutcheon, wd. 18 1/2 in., cylinder 11 x 3 in.
Note: The overtures are: Matilde di Shabran, Anacreon, Il Puritani and Il Turco in Italia. The comb has approximately 160 teeth, and tunes are pinned to play for just over two minutes.