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Wurlitzer Style 125 Military Band Organ

Auction:
2345
Lot:
536
Sold for:
$16,450$14,000

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

Description:

Wurlitzer Style 125 Military Band Organ, with forty-note paper-roll action operating thirty-five concealed pipes, thirteen visible "flageolet" pipes, thirteen "piccolo" pipes, thirteen brass trumpets, two drums and a cymbal, in oak case in original finish with electric motor mounted at the side, open facade displaying pipes and trumpets, turned and fluted pillars, base panel with painted lettering John J. Fanelli Co. Amusements, Since 1956 and gilt transfer Wurlitzer Military Ban Organ, Cincinnati, Chicago, New York, ht. 74 x wd. 41 x dp. 30 in., and approx. 116 boxed re-cut rolls.

Note: John F. Fanelli is a traveling fairground company from Fitchburg, Massachusetts.
Estimate $8,000-12,000

Keywords

Style, Organ, John J. Fanelli Co., Wurlitzer Military, Ban Organ, Chicago, Cincinnati, Fitchburg, John F. Fanelli, Massachusetts, Pipe, Wurlitzer