Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900

Nov 17
2017
Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900


Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900


Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900


Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900, the black musician with a striped band wheat straw skimmer hat atop of his head, black and burgundy striped silk ruffled shirt, black velvet waist vest with watch chains draped to his vest pockets, and holding a five-string banjo, when the clockwork movement is activated, music begins and the musician starts strumming the banjo, turns, cocks his head, blinks his glass eyes, and sticks out his tongue, all mounted to a center molded pedestal base with small brass plaque below reading in part G. Vichy Modele Depose/5 Articles Francais, ht. Video will open in a new window. Note: This automaton was passed down through the present owner’s family, remaining in the family estate in Ossining, New York, until the 1960s. In the 1970s the restoration of this piece began under the guidance of Art Sanders, who owned the Lamplighter Shop and Musical Museum in Deansboro, New York. The Musical Museum, founded by Sanders, was known for its collection and expertise in musical instruments and automatons. The item “Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900″ is in sale since Thursday, November 16, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″. The seller is “movementking” and is located in Roscoe, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.

Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900

Aug 13
2017
Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900


Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900


Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900


Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900, the black musician with a striped band wheat straw skimmer hat atop of his head, black and burgundy striped silk ruffled shirt, black velvet waist vest with watch chains draped to his vest pockets, and holding a five-string banjo, when the clockwork movement is activated, music begins and the musician starts strumming the banjo, turns, cocks his head, blinks his glass eyes, and sticks out his tongue, all mounted to a center molded pedestal base with small brass plaque below reading in part G. Vichy Modele Depose/5 Articles Francais, ht. Video will open in a new window. Note: This automaton was passed down through the present owner’s family, remaining in the family estate in Ossining, New York, until the 1960s. In the 1970s the restoration of this piece began under the guidance of Art Sanders, who owned the Lamplighter Shop and Musical Museum in Deansboro, New York. The Musical Museum, founded by Sanders, was known for its collection and expertise in musical instruments and automatons. The item “Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900″ is in sale since Monday, August 07, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″. The seller is “movementking” and is located in Roscoe, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.

Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900

Jul 23
2017
Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900


Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900


Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900


Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900, the black musician with a striped band wheat straw skimmer hat atop of his head, black and burgundy striped silk ruffled shirt, black velvet waist vest with watch chains draped to his vest pockets, and holding a five-string banjo, when the clockwork movement is activated, music begins and the musician starts strumming the banjo, turns, cocks his head, blinks his glass eyes, and sticks out his tongue, all mounted to a center molded pedestal base with small brass plaque below reading in part G. Vichy Modele Depose/5 Articles Francais, ht. Video will open in a new window. Note: This automaton was passed down through the present owner’s family, remaining in the family estate in Ossining, New York, until the 1960s. In the 1970s the restoration of this piece began under the guidance of Art Sanders, who owned the Lamplighter Shop and Musical Museum in Deansboro, New York. The Musical Museum, founded by Sanders, was known for its collection and expertise in musical instruments and automatons. The item “Banjo Player Automaton by Gustav Vichy, Paris, France, c. 1900″ is in sale since Saturday, July 22, 2017. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″. The seller is “movementking” and is located in Roscoe, New York. This item can be shipped to United States.

Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris

Dec 12
2016
Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris


Jerome Cylinder Music Box in an ebonized finish. The original tune sheet is missing and a previous person put this paper with nothing written on it. It winds easily and starts, right up. It has numerous tunes on the cylinder and shifts to each tune the lever is engaged. The combination is perfect. The cylinder is about 11 7/8 long. The governor has a red jewel. The cast is in nice condition with a rich finish. A great looking machine and it plays well. Check out the photo’s for condition. The case measures 20 3/8″ X 7 3/8″. It stands about 5 5/16 high. The item “Antique Jerome Cylinder Music Box Thibouvillelamy Paris” is in sale since Sunday, November 27, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″. The seller is “*machine_age*” and is located in Zionsville, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped to United States, to Canada, to United Kingdom, DK, RO, SK, BG, FI, HU, LV, LT, MT, EE, to Australia, GR, PT, CY, SI, to Japan, to China, SE, KR, ID, to Taiwan, TH, to Belgium, to France, to Hong Kong, to Ireland, to Netherlands, PL, to Spain, to Italy, to Germany, to Austria, to Mexico, to New Zealand, SG, to Switzerland, NO, UA, HR, MY, CO, PA, JM, BB, BD, BM, BN, BO, EC, GF, GG, GI, GP, IS, JE, KH, KY, LI, LK, LU, MC, MO, MQ, MV, NI, PE, PK, PY.

  • Country/Region of Manufacture: France

RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800’s

May 23
2016
RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800's


RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS, CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800’s. Very Interesting Antique Cyclinder Wooden Music Box. Wonderful colourful inlay on top of box. Comes with brass winding key. Measures 12″ wide, 5 1/2″ deep, and 4 1/4 tall. The item “RARE ANTIQUE MAISON WURTEL PARIS CYCLINDER MUSIC BOX 5 TUNE INLAY WORKING 1800’s” is in sale since Monday, May 16, 2016. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″. The seller is “otempora!” and is located in Phoenixville, Pennsylvania. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Country//Region of Manufacture: France

ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS

Jun 06
2015
ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS


ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS 4 TUNES MEASURES 5 1/4″ X 3,5″ X 2 3/4. The item “ANTIQUE 4 TUNES CHAMPENOIS PARIS MUSIC BOX PLAYS” is in sale since Friday, June 05, 2015. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″. The seller is “anakapuana” and is located in Escondido, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.

  • Country/Region of Manufacture: France

Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit

Mar 04
2015
Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit


All of the, i believe they are called tines, the metal points that contact the music roll are intact. Mechanically it is in great condition. The 10 songs as listed on the card are in one of the photos and can be read so i will not list them here. Marque de fabrique no. 10076 and 1108 next to the swiss symbol on the song card. Exported to the french company for sale in paris. 22 x 9 inches wide and 5 1/2 inches tall, the case in in fine condition, maybe a few flaws, a minor wood crack on one side, and very slight damage to the top, a few nicks here and there. It does need some tlc, polishing and whatever i have not done this. Overall a very attractive inlaid wood case.The item “Antique Swiss Movement 10 Song Music Box Testu & Massin Paris Very Fine Condit” is in sale since Tuesday, March 03, 2015. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″. The seller is “berk_rivk” and is located in New London, Connecticut. This item can be shipped to United States.

  • Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland

Damon Albarn The Music Boxes Story Photographs Kingdom Of Doom Hd Live In Paris 2014

Jan 16
2015

CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX

Oct 22
2014
CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX


This listing is for a wonderful large antique french cylinder storage box. It is very old and was passed down to me by my great grandparents. Although it is old it is in very good condition. The cylinders are basically new and both the handles and two music sheets are as well. Please make sure to send me a message if interested or if you have any questions. Once you have received your item and are satisfied, please, leave positive feedback, and i will do the same for you, if you are no happy for any reason , please contact me prior to leaving feedback so that i may have the opportunity to resolve any issue you may have.

The item “CHAMPENOIS PARIS ANTIQUE CYLINDER STORAGE BOX” is in sale since Friday, October 17, 2014. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″.

The seller is “maritza69rosa” and is located in New Rochelle, New York. This item can be shipped to United States and to Canada and to United Kingdom and DK and RO and SK and BG and CZ and FI and HU and LV and LT and MT and EE and to Australia and GR and PT and CY and SI and to Japan and to China and SE and KR and ID and to Taiwan and TH and to Belgium and to France and to Hong Kong and to Ireland and to Netherlands and PL and to Spain and to Italy and to Germany and to Austria and RU and IL and to Mexico and to New Zealand and SG and to Switzerland and NO and SA and UA and AE and QA and KW and BH and HR and MY and CL and CO and CR and DO and PA and TT and GT and SV and HN and JM.

GUSTAVE VICHY AUTOMATON MULATTO BOY PLAYING BANJO MUSIC BOX 2 AIRES Paris France

Oct 13
2014
GUSTAVE VICHY AUTOMATON MULATTO BOY PLAYING BANJO MUSIC BOX 2 AIRES Paris France


GUSTAVE VICHY AUTOMATON MULATTO BOY PLAYING BANJO MUSIC BOX 2 AIRES Paris France


GUSTAVE VICHY AUTOMATON MULATTO BOY PLAYING BANJO MUSIC BOX 2 AIRES Paris France


GUSTAVE VICHY AUTOMATON MULATTO BOY PLAYING BANJO MUSIC BOX 2 AIRES Paris France


GUSTAVE VICHY AUTOMATON MULATTO BOY PLAYING BANJO MUSIC BOX 2 AIRES Paris France


We are very pleased to offer for your consideration a rare circa 1880’s french automaton music box made by the famous gustave vichy of paris, france. Winding mechanism with four movements and two aires, papier-mâché and other materials head and body. The wood base designed as a chair containing the mechanism that moves the head eyelids, the right arm and the right foot. Several examples of this model are known but there is no information of other piece in witch the figure playing banjo is a mullato. And use the enlarge and zoom features as well as watch the video above for the best description of this wonderful automaton. Thanks for looking and please feel free to ask questions!

The item “GUSTAVE VICHY AUTOMATON MULATTO BOY PLAYING BANJO MUSIC BOX 2 AIRES Paris France” is in sale since Friday, October 10, 2014. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\Pre-1900″. The seller is “norbertop2005″ and is located in Lisboa, Lisboa. This item can be shipped worldwide.

 

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