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Piccolo Zither Musical Box by Mermod Freres

Auction:
2314
Lot:
446
Sold for:
$1,116$950

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

Description:

Piccolo Zither Musical Box by Mermod Freres, No. 36807, playing twelve popular and light operatic airs on two-piece comb, with zither attachment, double-spring motor, tune-indicator, and tune-sheet, in tulipwood-banded rosewood case with inlay of musical trophies to front and lid, wd. 29 in., cylinder 16 in., (spring in need of attention).
Estimate $800-1,200

Keywords

Inlay, Lamellaphones, Musical box, Tulipwood, Zither