The highly attractive case is rectangular in shape and has been accomplished in superb coromandel, goncalo alves and tulipwood with a beautiful decorative marquetry panel of musical instruments to the centre of the lid.
The music box plays eight airs/tunes which are named on the original charming and joyful music sheet with coloured engraving which is attached to the inside of the lid. The sheet features charming classical scenes of delightful people playing instruments in a countryside landscape featuring period buildings and gardens.
This music box plays the following tunes:
1. Old folks at home
2. Baby Baby
3. Carmen habanere
4. Boccaccio March
5. Dancing in the barn Scottish
6. Robin Hood Song
7. My Queen Walk
8. Grandfather's clock
This is a magnificent antique music box which will bring a truly jovial atmosphere wherever placed.
In really excellent working condition, the movement having been beautifully cleaned and restored and the case repolished, please see photos for confirmation.
Dimensions in cm:
Height 21 x Width 48 x Depth 28
Dimensions in inches:
Height 8 inches x Width 1 foot, 7 inches x Depth 11 inches
Our reference: 09517
Please feel free to email or call us (+44 20 8809 9605) to arrange a viewing in our North London warehouse.