This beautifully crafted swiss mahogany music box has a case with cove moldings and intricate beading and is in near mint condition. It bears patent notices beginning september 22, 1885, and continues april 9, 1889, august 11, 1896, february 2, 1897, june 29, 1897, and august 14, 1900. It plays 15 1/2 discs off a wound movement, that is wound with a crank at the side which can either be left in or taken off.
Of 61 teeth in the comb, three are broken. The three are on the high note side and as pictured and indicated above. It measures 25″w x 19″d x13″h when closed and plays 15 1/2″ discs. The music box weighs approx.
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland
- Stella Music Box: c.