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Stella 25 3/4-inch Console Grand Disc Musical Box

Auction:
2314
Lot:
477
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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2314
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
November 03, 2005 10:00AM

Description:

Stella 25 3/4-inch Console Grand Disc Musical Box, No. 5077, with double-combs, speed-regulator, plaque with patent dates to Feb. 1897 and bedplate with cast lyre-form grille, in American oak case with ivorine retailer's plaque of Jacot Music Box Co., 39 Union Sq., New York, semi-serpentine lid, ormolu side handles, fluted corner columns with acanthus leaf capitals flanking central carved panel of shells, swags and ribbons in relief, above double doors to disc storage shelves, ht. 38 x wd. 39 in., with fourteen discs.
Estimate $25,000-30,000

Keywords

Sq., Union Sq., Jacot Music Box Co., ivorine retailer, Acanthus, Commemorative plaque