Disc Musical Boxes

Musical box with metal disks

    Musical box with metal disks

    Germany, Leipzig

    Late 19th - early 20th centuries

    B. Grosz und Co

    Wood (oak), metal, leather

    34.5 x 17.5 x 19 cm, disc diameter 29.3 cm

    Mark; "1003"; inscription on the movement: "Troubadour"


    Rectangular wooden box, with two hinged lids: top and bottom, with leather carrying handle. The case is from oakwood. Musical movement consists of a metal disk and a sound comb for 54 tunes, with six bells and hammers.

    The movement is winded by the handle on the case left side. 7 discs are in the set. Music media: metal disk.