Disc musical box, Kaliope (1) - Wood - circa 1900

Description
Disc musical box, Kaliope (1) - Wood - circa 1900
Germany

A German music box, marked Kalliope, in walnut case On the inside of the lid is a lithographic depiction of a landscape. Dimensions: 40 x 38 x 20 cm. Period: approx. 1890/1900

Works well, nice clear sound. At stop button in, the disc only stops after a full round.

Including:
- 7 metal music discs (diameter 33.5 cm)
- Original wind-up key.
- Key lid

Damage:
Veneer on the right back and rear right side comes off a little at the bottom edge.
3 of the 4 wooden legs under the device are missing.
Wood on the left side top front has a crack.

https://youtu.be/taw1ynBFxAU

Lot details
No. of items
1
Object
Disc musical box, Kaliope
Material
Wood
Estimated Period
circa 1900
Country of Origin
Germany
Condition
Fair condition - heavily used & with possibly minor parts missing
Dimensions
20×40×38 cm
Weight
10 kg
Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 50,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in