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Interchangeable Cylinder Musical Box by Paillard

Auction:
2314
Lot:
439
Sold for:
$2,820$2,400

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

Description:

Interchangeable Cylinder Musical Box by Paillard, Style 11, No. 87711, with four cylinders (three brass, one nickel-plated) playing six airs each, nickel-plated movement, tune-indicator, tune-selector and safety-check, in crossbanded and rosewood veneered case with tune-sheet, transfer-decorated front, slightly domed lid with inlay of musical trophies, and integral plinth with cylinder storage drawer, wd. 22 in., cylinders 7 1/2 in., (three replaced tips).
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Brass instrument, Lamellaphones, Musical box