AUCTION : 0518


Clock, Watch, Jewelry, Nautical Instruments & Antiques Auction

Clocks & Clockmaker's Shop featuring rare French Industrial Series
Saturday, May 19, 2018 at 10:30am: LOTS 1 - 598
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am. Limited Watch Preview Extended Until 12pm.

Precision Timepieces, Important Watches, Nautical Instruments, Marine Clocks, Jewelry & Antiques
Sunday, May 20, 2018 at 10am: LOTS 599 - 1192
Preview: Saturday, May 19 at 8am to 10:15am & Sunday, May 20 at 8am to 9:45am 

The Manchester Downtown Hotel (formerly the Radisson Hotel), Manchester, NH

Lot#: 635

DESCRIPTION: Switzerland, music box playing 4 tunes with a 3.5 inch cylinder on a comb with 44 teeth in wood case grain-painted to look like rosewood with a floral motif on the lid. Tunes include "Home Sweet Home", "Dancing in the Barn", "The Star Spangled Banner", and one other.
CONDITION: the case in is in very good overall condition with some small scratches and wear at the edges. The music box plays when wound and the fly coaxed. The stop mechanism will need to be reassembled with the included parts. Label inside lid is nearly complete and lists the song titles in English.
ESTIMATE: $250 - $500
CIRCA: 1890
DIMENSIONS: 4.5in x 11.25in x 6.5in