Swiss Rare Orchestral Imperial Model Interchangeable Cylinder Music Box
Rare Swiss imperial orchestral model interchangeable cylinder music box by Nicole Freres, Geneva. This outstanding music box comes complete with seven 15-1/4″ x 2-1/4″ diameter cylinders, each playing 8 tunes. This music box houses a double spring movement and features animated mandarin strikers playing 6 saucer bells, a drum, castanet, and a zither attachment. The instrument is housed in an exceptional hand carved mahogany case, which sits upon its original matching base cabinet, on ornate cabriole legs, complete with 4 drawers specifically made to store the cylinders. Marketed and signed by Nicole Freres, Geneva. Serial #52791.
SOLDSKU: AUTA 2 P $27,500