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Key-Wind Musical Box by F. Nicole

Auction:
2314
Lot:
444
Sold for:
$3,525$3,000

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

Description:

Key-Wind Musical Box by F. Nicole, No. 21521, playing six dance airs by Strauss and Alboni, the comb stamped F. Nicole, the bedplate stamped indistinctly L.F., in plain fruitwood case with red interior, hinged endflap, instant-stop and unusual printed tune-sheet, wd. 15 in., cylinder 8 in.

Note: Movement and case are in good unrestored condition. The tunes are: Quadrille (No. 2- Ete), Les Delices de Vienne Waltz, Quadrille, (No. 5) du Postillon, Gedanken Striche Waltze, (No. 5), Venetianner Galop, and O Mon Pays ! (No. 13)
Estimate $3,000-4,000

Keywords

Nicole, Historical dance