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Lochmann "Original" 21 1/2-inch Coin-Operated Disc Musical Box

Auction:
2314
Lot:
478
Sold for:
$9,988$8,500

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

Description:

Lochmann "Original" 21 1/2-inch Coin-Operated Disc Musical Box, No. 1815, with double-combs, bedplate with cast name in banner, coin-slot, drawer, manual override, and motor-cover, in upright walnut case with arched glazed door with gilt transfer decoration, pierced spandrels and pediment with finials and timepiece, on disc-storage bin, ht. 84 in., with seven discs.

Provenance: Christie's, April 2001. Formerly the property of an English collector.
Estimate $9,000-12,000

Keywords

Original, Lamellaphones, Musical box