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Polyphon 24 1/2-inch Coin-Operated Disc Musical Box

Auction:
2314
Lot:
475
Sold for:
$10,281$8,750

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

Description:

Polyphon 24 1/2-inch Coin-Operated Disc Musical Box, No. 4824, with four duplex combs, coin-slot, top-wind motor in glazed cover, and upright walnut case with glass retailer's plate (cracked) of J. Furhman, Strassburg, 1 E., glazed door with foliate-pierced spandrels flanked by Italianate columns with capitals, disc storage bin with quarter-veneered panel and later pediment, ht. without pediment 76 in. , and approx. fifteen discs.
Estimate $9,000-12,000

Keywords

Italianate architecture, Lamellaphones, Musical box