Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes

Nov 09
2015
Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes


Asian Antiques & Collectibles. Coins, Currency & Stamps. This is a handsome antique Swiss cylinder music box. The music box is housed in a large, attractively simple wooden case. This timeless decorative accent plays eight different songs, as transcribed from a hand written label on the inside of the lid: Un Ballo in Mascherra de Verdi, Cheer Boy Cheer, Lucy Long Wreeng, Mary Blane Chant Negres, Happy Land Reimbauldt, Dandy Jim from Caroline, Comin thr’s the Rye, [indecipherable] Bella Legera de Ricci Verdi. The music box features a handwritten note on the original paper label on the base which reads Henry to Elizabeth / June 18th 1931 /’If music be the food of love, play on. The music box probably dates to the 19th century with the handwritten love note a later addition. To see and hear the music box play a tune, click here for video. Measures 8 7/8″ wide x 7 1/4″ deep, about 5 1/8 tall. In overall very good condition on the exterior with some dings and general surface wear consistent with age and normal use. The music box works but the cone is missing two keys. Due to the relative inconsistencies of various display monitors and their settings, the colors you see on your screen may not be a totally accurate reproduction of the actual product. We strive to make our colors as accurate as possible, but screen images are intended as a guide only and should not be regarded as absolutely correct. IF YOU ARE THE WINNER Congratulations! We guarantee each item we sell for authenticity and condition as represented in our descriptions and pictures. In some cases an adult signature may be required. Also, for the protection of our international customers, as well as ourselves, we do not devalue items in the event of damage or loss. Our goal is to take care of our customers better than anyone else. We do our best to respond to messages within 24 hours. We cannot send you important notices if they dont get through. The item “Antique 19c Swiss Cylinder Music Box Huit Airs Eight Tunes” is in sale since Thursday, November 05, 2015. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″. The seller is “ninecaroline” and is located in Saratoga Springs, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland
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