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Cylinder Musical Box, possibly Mermod Freres, Ste. Croix, Switzerland, Ideal Sublime Harmonie, 19th century

Cylinder Musical Box, possibly Mermod Freres, Ste. Croix, Switzerland, Ideal Sublime Harmonie, 19th century

Product Description:

With three six-air cylinders, Jacot safety check, zither mounted on a lyre-shaped bracket, comb movement, metal plate inscribed "PATENTED / SEPT. 22. 1885-DEC. 6. 1887 / MAI. 8. 1888-DEC. 16. 1890 / D.R.P. 53516. 43585.43884 / 55886 2222. / SWITZERLAND", in veneered case, ebonized moldings, quarter fans, line inlays, and lower drawer for cylinder storage, the lid bearing a label that reads "Ideal Sublime Harmonie" then "Orpheus", with a later wooden stand

Dimensions:

Three (3) 11.5-in. cylinders

Overall Box Height 11 in. x Width 28 in. x Depth 13 in.


Stand Height 21 in. x Width 32 in. x Depth 17 in.

Condition:

In working condition. Comb appears fine. Case is scratched and there are gouges to ebonized moldings. Please contact cataloging@lofty.com for specific condition questions.

Provenance:

Gifted to the current owner's grandparents in the 1940s

Questions:

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SKU: 01tj0000002o2QrAAI

 
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Cylinder Musical Box, possibly Mermod Freres, Ste. Croix, Switzerland, Ideal Sublime Harmonie, 19th century

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