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Tambour et Timbres Musical Box by Cuendet

Auction:
2345
Lot:
488
Sold for:
$4,994$4,250

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

Description:

Tambour et Timbres Musical Box by Cuendet, No. 1467, playing eight popular airs by Sullivan, Godfrey, Clay and others, accompanied by optional drum and six nickel-plated bells with finial strikers and lyre brackets, with tune-sheet and rosewood veneered case with ebonized borders tulipwood crossbanding, and inlaid front and lid depicting musical motifs, wd. 23 in., cylinder 13 in.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Keywords

Bowed instruments, Furniture, Lyre, Musical box, Rosewood, String instruments, Tulipwood