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Serpentine Regina 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box on Stand

Auction:
2345
Lot:
532
Sold for:
$6,463$5,500

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

Description:

Serpentine Regina 15 1/2-inch Disc Musical Box on Stand, with double combs, short bedplate, speed control and serpentine mahogany case with transfer to the inside lid, on matching Regina stand with cabriole legs, paneled door with relief molding and vertical disc-storage, ht. 45 in., (movement and case in excellent restored condition); and ten original discs: Fleurette Dance, Whistling Rufus March, At a Georgia Camp Meeting March, Barcarole (William Tell), Ben Hur Chariot Race, The Blue Danube Waltz, Just One Girl Song, Ta-Ra-Ra-Boom-De-Ay, Always Song, and Lohengrin Wedding March.
Note: The movement was recently restored by Al Meekins.
Estimate $6,000-8,000

Keywords

Rufus March, William Tell, Camp Meeting March, Ben Hur Chariot Race, Al Meekins, Cabriole leg, Epic films, Furniture, Musical box