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Mermod Freres Coin-Operated Eight-Tune Cylinder Music

Lot 0117
Swiss, late 19th century. A coin-operated, eight-tune music box by Mermod Freres, serial no. 69047, having a 5.5 inch cylinder and a single comb, in a painted rosewood case with arrow through heart inlay to lid. Includes crank; ht. 6.5, lg. 17.5, dp. 8.5 in. 

Provenance: Property from the Irene and Theodore Leverett Collection

Condition

The original song sheet is not present. There are some abrasions to the paint on the box. All teeth (38) on comb present and intact. All else in excellent, working condition.

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Mermod Freres Coin-Operated Eight-Tune Cylinder Music

Estimate $500 - $700Jul 29, 2017
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Cincinnati, OH, USA
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