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Music box

Music box

  • Place of origin:

    Germany (probably, made)

  • Date:

    ca. 1895 (made)

  • Artist/Maker:

    Polyphon (makers)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Wrought iron and walnut

  • Credit Line:

    Purchase made possible through the gift of an anonymous benefactor.

  • Museum number:


  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Table model Polyphon musical box, model 41R, in a walnut case. It is complete with a disc holder and ten discs. The holder is made of wrought iron, and the case is walnut. There is a colour lithograph on the underside of the lid and the serial number reads 116148, stamped on the bedplate.

Place of Origin

Germany (probably, made)


ca. 1895 (made)


Polyphon (makers)

Materials and Techniques

Wrought iron and walnut


Height: 11 in Box, Weight: 10 in Box, Height: 6 in Box

Descriptive line

Table model Polyphon musical box, model 41R, in a walnut case. Germany, ca. 1895.


Iron; Walnut


Music; Musical instruments


Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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