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Organ "Orchestrion"

    Organ "Orchestrion"

    France

    1960

    Limonaire Fournier

    Wood, metal, leather; carving, painting

    160 х 80 х 150 cm

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    Organ "Orchestrion" in wooden case of light green colour. The upper part of the case is of unusual shape and is decorated with golden plates, floral ornament and the inscription: «Orchestrophone". A window ornated with side columns and revealing a view of two rows of wooden labial pipes is in the façade central part. The manufacturer’s name: "Limonaire Fournier" is written above the pipes. Two panels-holders, decorated with floral painting are on both sides. Two drums of different diameter are fixed on the holders and a cymbal to the right. A panel with images of a lyre, a drum and pipes surrounded by flowers, in a curly frame of light beige colour is in the bottom façade part. The panel sides are decorated with golden carved semi-columns. A wheel, which serves to inject air in the bellows, is on the rear side to the left. Playing 35 tunes.

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    Инв.0604/ММП