Condition Report For Lot# 752 :
the oak case has been refinished to dark English oak color; combs and star wheel are in good condition. Box has nice tone and plenty of volume. Both door locks are intact and with keys. This case style with the 3 turned circles in the center was the earliest design for this model. Additional details may be found in Dave Bower's "Encyclopedia of Automatic Musical Instruments". Note the coin slide is detached and will need restoration if you desire coin operation. A Google search will show that Rau Antiques and others have retailed these machines for around $20,000. Disc titles include Home Sweet Home, Tannhausers Chorus of Pilgrims, Danube Waltz--Strauss #5041, Gilmore's Band Patrol March, Zenda Waltzes, Medley = America (My Country Tis of Thee), Sweet By and By, and Break the News to Mother (Harris). Ht 77"