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Key-Wind Musical Box by Nicole Freres

Auction:
2314
Lot:
445
Sold for:
$2,350$2,000

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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 Nicole Freres, No. 35243, playing six operatic airs, four by Verdi, (Gamme No. 1551), in grain-painted case with hinged endflap, instant stop, tune-sheet and rosewood veneered lid with boxwood shell scroll and motifs, wd. 18 in., cylinder 11 in., (movement in good unrestored playing condition).
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

Nicole Freres, Buxus, Giuseppe Verdi