Music Box

ca. 1875 (made)
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Place Of Origin

Mandoline Basse Piccolo Harp Zither musical box, playing six airs, in a case of burr walnut. The case is inlaid with tulipwood, boxwood, and sycamore.


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Materials and Techniques
Tulipwood, boxwood, and sycamore case
Brief Description
Mandoline Basse Piccolo Harp Zither musical box, playing six airs, by Paillard, in a case of burr walnut. Swiss, ca. 1875.
Physical Description
Mandoline Basse Piccolo Harp Zither musical box, playing six airs, in a case of burr walnut. The case is inlaid with tulipwood, boxwood, and sycamore.
Dimensions
  • Base length: 31.5in
  • Base width: 13.5in
  • Height: 10in
Credit line
Purchase made possible through the gift of an anonymous benefactor.
Collection
Accession Number
W.69-1975

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record createdJune 24, 2009
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