Metal Discs

Metal disk No.2196 Karl Maxstadt “Walzer-Conversationen"

    Metal disk No.2196 Karl Maxstadt “Walzer-Conversationen"

    Germany, Leipzig

    Circa 1900

    Karl Maxstadt, Polyphon Musikwerke

    Steel; presswork, cutting, silkgraphy

    Diameter 28.2 cm

    Inscriptions on the front-face surface: “Conversations en valse Walzer-Conversationen Waltz-entertaining”, “CARL MAXSTADT”, “2196”; trademark in the form of a girl's figure with laurel wreath in her right hand and a harp in her left one, the inscription “Polyphon” on the comet trace is above, the ribbon with the inscription “MARQUE DE. FABRIQUE" is beneath