Cylinder Musical Boxes

Coin-operated musical box with automaton

    Coin-operated musical box with automaton

    Switzerland, St-Croix

    late 19th centuries

    Auguste Lassueur, Paillard & Co

    Wood (walnut, birch, rosewood), metal, glass, brass, fabric (velvet, silk, cotton), cardboard; casting, polishing, carpentry, mechanical and electrical work

    74 х 40 х 90 cm, 32 kg

    On the onlay on the cornice: “Musique Automatique”, on the inner label: “Sublime Harmonie” and a list of eight melodies in French

    Station music box “Sublime Harmonie” 6 bells, 8 hammers for drum, 3 dancer dolls.

    Инв.556.1-4/ММП