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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:

    W.52-1975

  • 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)

Date

ca. 1895 (made)

Artist/maker

Polyphon (makers)

Materials and Techniques

Wrought iron and walnut

Dimensions

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.

Materials

Iron; Walnut

Categories

Music; Musical instruments

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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