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Uniflute Twenty-Six Note Barrel Organ by Gavioli & Cie

Auction:
2314
Lot:
457
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Uniflute Twenty-Six Note Barrel Organ by Gavioli & Cie, Paris, with nine-air barrel with Gavioli, Rue de Citeaux No. 3 label, two ranks of pipes and double-hinged lid, in rosewood veneered case with Tumbridgeware banding and ebony facade with glazed colored engraving, inlaid name Uniflute Gavioli & Cie., Btes. S.G.D.G. Rue de Citeaux, 3. Fbg. St. Antoine, Paris and three sound-apertures with surrounding inlay of flowering branches and partially-concealed maidens and trumpeters, on plinth base with floral inlay and brass-reinforced bracket feet, wd. 24 1/2 in., barrel 19 in. ; and a pet monkey toy.

Note: Gavioli is listed at this address between 1852 and 1855.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

Paris, Inlay