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Carved Regina 11-inch Disc Musical Box and Cabinet

Auction:
2724M
Lot:
654
Sold for:
$2,214$1,800

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Auction:
Clocks, Watches & Scientific Instruments - 2724M
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 03, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Carved Regina 11-inch Disc Musical Box and Cabinet, c. 1890, no. 44917, with brass bedplate, dual combs, and barleytwist pressure-bar, monochrome print, all housed in the fully carved walnut case, sitting on a hinged single door cabinet with divided shelves, approximately twenty-five discs, overall ht. 41 1/2 in.
Estimate $800-1,200

Machine running, no broken teeth, needs cleaning. Case has some carving loss. Monochrome print has stains and tears, cabinet skirt has one piece off but present (needs regluing).


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