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Cylinder musical box - Serial no. 5910

Serial no. 5910

  • Object:

    Cylinder musical box

  • Place of origin:

    Switzerland (made)

  • Date:

    late 19th century (made)

  • Materials and Techniques:

    Rosewood

  • Credit Line:

    Purchase made possible through the gift of an anonymous benefactor.

  • Museum number:

    W.116-1975

  • Gallery location:

    In Storage

Physical description

Cylinder musical box in a rosewood case with marquetry decoration, playing 6 airs with bell movement. No key. Tune sheet marked 'Fabrique de Geneve'.

Place of Origin

Switzerland (made)

Date

late 19th century (made)

Materials and Techniques

Rosewood

Descriptive line

Cylinder musical box in a rosewood case with marquetry decoration, playing 6 airs with bell movement. Geneva, Swiss, ca. late 19th century.

Labels and date

CYLINDER MUSIC BOX
Bell movement. Tune sheet marked Fabrique de Genève. No. 5190
Case of rosewood with marquetry decoration. [pre October 2000]

Materials

Wood; Rosewood

Categories

Music; Musical instruments

Collection

Furniture and Woodwork Collection

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