Barrel Organs

barrel "Theo Heiniger"

    barrel "Theo Heiniger"

    Switzerland

    1975-1977s

    Theo Heiniger

    Wood, metal, alloy, steel, leather, plastic, paper; casting, carpentry, lathe, painting, colouring

    71 х 42 х 64 cm, 33.5 kg

    On the case front side: “Theo Heiniger”, on the sticker: “Theo Heiniger 6403 Küssnacht am Rigi Switzerland”, “N 00006”, “Dreh Orgelbau ”

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    Barrel organ "Theo Heiniger" in wooden case, on low plinth with feet, painted with blue and navy colours with yellow stripes and images of flowers and leaves, with an arcuate finial. Three niches in blue figured frames with sixteen wooden pipes, closed on the inner side by blue walls are on the front panel. The inscription "Theo Heiniger" is in the bottom. Folding curly handles for carrying and rectangular windows in the frames, covered with a mesh cloth are on the lateral sides. A rotating black metal handle with wooden handle is to the left. Lid on two curly onlay gate hinges with a chain-stopper. A sticker with three-field label in purple frames, numbered "N 00006" and inscriptions in gothic print: "Theo Heiniger 6403 Küssnacht am Rigi Switzerland", "Dreh Orgelbau" is on the lid inner surface. A drive mechanism with cylindrical pressure rollers with grooves, two rubber pressure rollers, black rewind handle and white paper perforated roll are under the lid. Flue wooden pipes are inside the case. Music storage: perforated paper roll.

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    Инв. 603/ММП