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Mermod Frères Automatic Harp

Auction:
2345
Lot:
482
Sold for:
$3,408$2,900

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2345
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
July 29, 2006 10:00AM

Description:

Mermod Frères Automatic Harp, No. 9588, the turned and transfer-decorated twenty-four string harp with paper label of Ward-Stilson Co., New London, Ohio, containing crank-wind Mermod Frères cylinder movement playing six popular and operatic airs, with patd. dates to 1888, ht. 35 in., cylinder 3 3/4 in.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Keywords

New London, Ward-Stilson Co., Ohio, Harps, String instruments