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Coin-Operated Nickelodeon by Western Electric Piano Co.

Auction:
2345
Lot:
533
Sold for:
$5,875$5,000

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

Description:

Coin-Operated Nickelodeon by Western Electric Piano Co., Chicago, No. 61281, with paper-roll mechanism operating piano, drum, cymbal, castanet and triangle, with optional twenty-two note xylophone, mandolin, crescendo and mystery effects, in glazed two-tier mahogany case with four split pilasters with carved capitals, ht. 64 x wd. 44 1/2 x dp. 22 1/2 in.
Estimate $4,000-6,000

Keywords

Western Electric Piano Co., Chicago, Cymbal, Idiophones, Marching percussion, Orchestral percussion