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Polyphon 24 1/2-inch "Folding Top" Disc Musical Box

Auction:
2314
Lot:
484
Sold for:
$7,990$6,800

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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 "Folding Top" Disc Musical Box, with four duplex combs, spiral spring, speed-regulator and reeded bedplate with cast Polyphon name in border, in paneled ebonized case with barley-twist carrying handles, bun feet and four-piece folding bird's eye walnut lid, wd. 28 1/2 in., (one tooth off), and approx. eight discs.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

Folding Top, Lamellaphones, Musical box