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Musical Box by Paillard Vaucher Fils

Auction:
2314
Lot:
428
Sold for:
$705$600

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Musical Box by Paillard Vaucher Fils, No. 1490313, playing ten operatic airs, (Gamme No. 7487), with flat-topped winding lever, and "curved damper" tune-sheet (Bulleid No. 38) with ink-stamp of H. Gautschi & Sons, 1630 Chestnut St., Philadelphia, in rosewood case with red interior, inlaid front and lid with motif of butterfly and humming bird in floral spray, wd. 23 1/2 in., cylinder 14 in., (approx. three replaced teeth).
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Philadelphia, H. Gautschi & Sons