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Mira Console 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box

Auction:
2345
Lot:
529
Sold for:
$4,700$4,000

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

Description:

Mira Console 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box, No. 7816, with double combs, mandoline attachment, speed moderator, and unusual gilt-flecked finish to the sound frets and the inside lid with Mira title, in (re-finished) mahogany console cabinet with serpentine front, ogee-molded lid and double doors enclosing vertical disc storage, ht. 38 in., with twelve discs.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Mira Console, Binary stars, Cetus constellation, Mira, Mira variables