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Mechanical Music Nov. 9: starting 2pm CET - Office Antiques / Science & Technology / Fine Toys & Automata Nov. 10: starting 10am CET

Auction Team Breker Live Webcast Auction 09 Nov 2018 14:00 CET (2 day sale)

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Köln

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  • Otto-Hahn-Straße 10
  • Köln
  • 50997
  • Germany

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Currency: EUR
Buyer's premium inc. VAT/sales tax: 25.94%
Online commission inc. VAT/sales tax: 3.57%

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Early Musical Silver Pocket Watch by Le Roy, c. 1815Paris. No. 4465, with 2 1/8 in. (5,4 cm)

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Early Musical Silver Pocket Watch by Le Roy, c. 1815 Paris. No. 4465, with 2 1/8 in. (5,4 cm) enameled Arabic dial, Breguet hands, quarter-repeat ...

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Musical Gold Pendant, c. 1815Playing a single air, with barillet movement, stack of 10 hooked

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Musical Gold Pendant, c. 1815 Playing a single air, with barillet movement, stack of 10 hooked teeth (complete), gold case, repoussé seahorse arab...

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Musical Portico Clock by Blant, c. 1855Paris, with 4-inch silvered Roman dial, two-train movement

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Musical Portico Clock by Blant, c. 1855 Paris, with 4-inch silvered Roman dial, two-train movement stamped "Blant, Paris", hour strike on bell, co...

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Large Chalet Musical Box, c. 1880No. 13088, carved walnut case depicting a traditional four-

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Large Chalet Musical Box, c. 1880 No. 13088, carved walnut case depicting a traditional four-storied building, with side galleries, outbuildings, ...

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Musical Picture Clock, c. 1850Oil on metal, view of a church in moonlit river valley, with single-

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Musical Picture Clock, c. 1850 Oil on metal, view of a church in moonlit river valley, with single-train movement, enameled Roman dial and pull-st...

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Musical Traveling Case and Sewing Necessaire, c. 1840With fitted interior and two trays containing

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Musical Traveling Case and Sewing Necessaire, c. 1840With fitted interior and two trays containing an array of pressed white-metal and other imple...

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Early Musical Sewing Necessaire, c. 1830No. 147, with recessed tray containing steel, mother-of-

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Early Musical Sewing Necessaire, c. 1830 No. 147, with recessed tray containing steel, mother-of-pearl and gilt-metal implements: four snowflake t...

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Rare Musical Compendium or "Watch Dog", c. 1820Gilt-brass dog carrying a cushioned compass on his

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Rare Musical Compendium or "Watch Dog", c. 1820 Gilt-brass dog carrying a cushioned compass on his head and a timepiece with 1 ¼-inch (3 cm) ename...

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2 Bohemian Musical Boxes, c. 1830-501) Willenbacher & Rzebitschek No. 1310/15293, playing two

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2 Bohemian Musical Boxes, c. 1830-50 1) Willenbacher & Rzebitschek No. 1310/15293, playing two airs, with 80 teeth (complete), loose in later felt...

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Exceptional 18-Carat Gold and Enamel Musical Pre sentation Snuff Box, c. 1810Playing "Ranz les

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Exceptional 18-Carat Gold and Enamel Musical Pre sentation Snuff Box, c. 1810 Playing "Ranz les Vaches" and "Rule Britannia", with large pinned ba...

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Rare "Laurencekirk" Musical Sur-Plateau Snuff Box, c. 1815With 52 teeth playing two airs on both

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Rare "Laurencekirk" Musical Sur-Plateau Snuff Box, c. 1815 With 52 teeth playing two airs on both sides of pinned disc, in burr-wood case with int...

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Tinplate Souvenir Musical Box of Zürich, c. 1840No. 13801, playing two airs, with sectional comb

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Tinplate Souvenir Musical Box of Zürich, c. 1840 No. 13801, playing two airs, with sectional comb in 10 groups of 7 teeth, in green tinplate case ...

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Rare Silver-Gilt Musical Snuff Box by Bruguier, c. 1818No. 466, the comb-base engraved "Bruguier, 52

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Rare Silver-Gilt Musical Snuff Box by Bruguier, c. 1818 No. 466, the comb-base engraved "Bruguier, 52 Great Marlborough St., London", playing two ...

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14-Carat Musical Gold Fob, c. 1815Presumably with barillet movement (not opened for inspection),

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14-Carat Musical Gold Fob, c. 1815 Presumably with barillet movement (not opened for inspection), engraved gold body, repoussé crown, engine-turne...

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Tabatière Musical Box in Painted Tin Case, c. 1880No. 15500, playing three airs (Gamme No. 1132),

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Tabatière Musical Box in Painted Tin Case, c. 1880 No. 15500, playing three airs (Gamme No. 1132), with single-piece comb (complete), numbered com...

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Musical Snuff Box by Alibert, c. 1840No. 3052, with sectional comb in 17 groups of 4 teeth (complete

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Musical Snuff Box by Alibert, c. 1840 No. 3052, with sectional comb in 17 groups of 4 teeth (complete but not examined out of case), the brass com...

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3 Tabatière Musical Boxes in Unusual Cases, c. 1890-19201) No. M52245, stamped "J.G.M. & Co.",

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3 Tabatière Musical Boxes in Unusual Cases, c. 1890-1920 1) No. M52245, stamped "J.G.M. & Co.", playing "Home Sweet Home" and "The Last Rose of Su...

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Rare Large Sur-Plateau Musical Snuff Box, 1817Playing two airs, with 50 individual teeth playing

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Rare Large Sur-Plateau Musical Snuff Box, 1817 Playing two airs, with 50 individual teeth playing on both sides of 1 ½ in. (3,8 cm) pinned brass d...

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Musical Tobacco Box, c. 1830No. 376, playing two airs, with sectional comb in 22 groups of 3

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Musical Tobacco Box, c. 1830 No. 376, playing two airs, with sectional comb in 22 groups of 3 teeth (complete), in tin case with silver cover for ...

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Musical Snuff Box by Martinet et Benoit, c. 1835No. 3102, playing three airs including "Dame

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Musical Snuff Box by Martinet et Benoit, c. 1835 No. 3102, playing three airs including "Dame Blanche", with 72 teeth in fine single-piece comb (c...

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2 Attractive Tabatière Musical Boxes, c. 1870-18901) Six-air movement with fine comb of 85 teeth (

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2 Attractive Tabatière Musical Boxes, c. 1870-1890 1) Six-air movement with fine comb of 85 teeth (complete), brass bedplate, tune-sheet and venee...

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"Le Monde des Automates", 1928Alfred Chapuis and Edouard Gélis, Paris MCMXXVIII, No. 268 of an

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"Le Monde des Automates", 1928 Alfred Chapuis and Edouard Gélis, Paris MCMXXVIII, No. 268 of an edition of 1000, volumes 1 and 2, new binding, lea...

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3 Tabatière Musical Boxes1) Two-air movement with sectional comb, No. 13641, bedplate stamped "

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3 Tabatière Musical Boxes 1) Two-air movement with sectional comb, No. 13641, bedplate stamped "CMM" in period (but not original) mahogany-veneere...

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Austrian Musical Clock with Rzebitschek Movement, c. 1845With enameled Roman dial, 4 3/4 in. (12

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Austrian Musical Clock with Rzebitschek Movement, c. 1845 With enameled Roman dial, 4 3/4 in. (12 cm), three-train movement with silk-thread suspe...

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8-Carat Musical Gold Fob, c. 1815Playing a single air, presumably with barillet movement (not opened

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8-Carat Musical Gold Fob, c. 1815 Playing a single air, presumably with barillet movement (not opened for inspection), engraved gold body, replace...

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Musical Silver Pocket WatchNo. 6298, date and origin unknown, with 2-inch (5 cm) silver dial with

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Musical Silver Pocket Watch No. 6298, date and origin unknown, with 2-inch (5 cm) silver dial with Arabic numerals engraved "Jaquet Droz", time-an...

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Rare Prototype Musical Silver Snuff Box, c. 1809-19Playing two airs, with sectional comb in 17 pairs

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Rare Prototype Musical Silver Snuff Box, c. 1809-19 Playing two airs, with sectional comb in 17 pairs of teeth (complete, two pairs expertly repla...

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Musical Watch with Alarm by L'Epée, c. 1885No. 1422, with 2-inch (5 cm) enameled Arabic dial with

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Musical Watch with Alarm by L'Epée, c. 1885 No. 1422, with 2-inch (5 cm) enameled Arabic dial with minute ring, visible balance, gilt highlights a...

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Rare 8-Carat Gold and Enamel Musical Pendant, c. 1820Playing a single air, with barillet movement, 8

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Rare 8-Carat Gold and Enamel Musical Pendant, c. 1820 Playing a single air, with barillet movement, 8 hooked teeth, bulb-shaped winding stem, turq...

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Fine Musical Carriage Clock, c. 1820With silvered Roman dial, phases of the moon indicator and

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Fine Musical Carriage Clock, c. 1820 With silvered Roman dial, phases of the moon indicator and calendar by day, date and month, quarter-repeat st...

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10 Cylinder Musical Movements for Spares/Restora tionIncluding a movement by Gustav Rebíček

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10 Cylinder Musical Movements for Spares/Restora tion Including a movement by Gustav Rebíček Musikwerk (with damaged comb) in transport case. Inte...

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Lot of Cylinder Musical MovementsMore than twenty, including three springless movements for

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Lot of Cylinder Musical Movements More than twenty, including three springless movements for automata/musical clocks, an unusual small movement wi...

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9 Musical Box Movements and Cases for Spares/ RestorationTabatière in an earlier inlaid case;

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9 Musical Box Movements and Cases for Spares/ Restoration Tabatière in an earlier inlaid case; musical jewelry box with added movement; two musica...

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2 Musical Photograph Albums, late 19th Century1) "The Floral Album" with tooled leather binding,

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2 Musical Photograph Albums, late 19th Century 1) "The Floral Album" with tooled leather binding, chromolithographed pages, a selection of portrai...

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Unusual Musical 'Carriage Watch', c. 1820With 4-inch (10 cm) enameled Roman dial with Arabic

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Unusual Musical 'Carriage Watch', c. 1820 With 4-inch (10 cm) enameled Roman dial with Arabic minute ring, two-train movement with three pillars, ...

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2 Early Viennese Musical Movements, c. 18301) Anton Olbrich. Cylinder with partial notation lines,

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2 Early Viennese Musical Movements, c. 1830 1) Anton Olbrich. Cylinder with partial notation lines, stamped "AO", playing two airs, with sectional...

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2 Musical Snuff Boxes for Restoration, 1830s 1)Early three-air movement by F. Lecoultre, No. 14,

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2 Musical Snuff Boxes for Restoration, 1830s 1) Early three-air movement by F. Lecoultre, No. 14, with single-piece comb (missing two bass tips),...

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18-Carat Gold Musical Sur-Plateau Pocket Watch, c. 1815With 2-inch (5 cm) enameled Arabic dial,

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18-Carat Gold Musical Sur-Plateau Pocket Watch, c. 1815 With 2-inch (5 cm) enameled Arabic dial, time-and-strike movement on gong (inoperative), s...

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Fine Palais Royale Musical Piano-Form Sewing Necessaire, c. 1830With two-air musical movement no.

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Fine Palais Royale Musical Piano-Form Sewing Necessaire, c. 1830 With two-air musical movement no. 2917, sectional comb with sixteen groups of fou...

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Tortoiseshell Musical Snuffbox, c. 1820Playing three complex airs, with single-piece comb (

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Tortoiseshell Musical Snuffbox, c. 1820 Playing three complex airs, with single-piece comb (complete), bass teeth on the right, treble teeth on th...

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Tabatière Musical Box by Henri Capt, c. 1830No. 1536, playing three airs, with single-piece comb (

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Tabatière Musical Box by Henri Capt, c. 1830 No. 1536, playing three airs, with single-piece comb (complete, one tooth slightly askew, one replace...

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Rare Musical Pocket Watch with Cylinder Movement, c. 1815With 2-inch (5 cm) enameled Arabic dial,

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Rare Musical Pocket Watch with Cylinder Movement, c. 1815 With 2-inch (5 cm) enameled Arabic dial, single-air cylinder movement with 8 pairs of su...

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7 Manivelle Musical Boxes, early 20th CenturySingle-air movements in circular metal cases. - In

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7 Manivelle Musical Boxes, early 20th Century Single-air movements in circular metal cases. - In addition: 2 spring-driven movements. Zustand: () ...

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Musical Clock Base by Jos. Olbrich, c. 1860Vienna, no. 1714/13959, playing three airs, with 98 teeth

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Musical Clock Base by Jos. Olbrich, c. 1860 Vienna, no. 1714/13959, playing three airs, with 98 teeth in two-part comb (complete), bass teeth on t...

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Exceptional 18-Carat Gold and Enamel Musical Harp Pendant, c. 1805Bessière & Schneider (?), of

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Exceptional 18-Carat Gold and Enamel Musical Harp Pendant, c. 1805 Bessière & Schneider (?), of cobalt and cornflower-blue guilloche enamel height...

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Fine Musical Sewing Necessaire, c. 1830With recessed velvet-covered tray containing mother-of-pearl,

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Fine Musical Sewing Necessaire, c. 1830 With recessed velvet-covered tray containing mother-of-pearl, steel and gold Palais Royale implements: fou...

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Early Sur-Plateau Musical Silver Snuff Box, c. 1817Playing a single air on 22 teeth on both sides of

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Early Sur-Plateau Musical Silver Snuff Box, c. 1817 Playing a single air on 22 teeth on both sides of pinned disc, in tin inner case and in engrav...

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Austrian Musical Pocket Watch, c. 1820No. 233, with 2-inch (5 cm) enameled annular Arabic dial

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Austrian Musical Pocket Watch, c. 1820 No. 233, with 2-inch (5 cm) enameled annular Arabic dial with central gilt-metal allegory of Love and Time,...

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7 Manivelle Musical BoxesHand-turned movements in rectangular wood cases, mixed condition, not

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7 Manivelle Musical Boxes Hand-turned movements in rectangular wood cases, mixed condition, not examined out of cases. Zustand: () 7 Manivelle Wa...

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Early Silver-Gilt Musical Snuff Box, c. 1817Playing two airs, with sectional comb in 25 groups of

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Early Silver-Gilt Musical Snuff Box, c. 1817 Playing two airs, with sectional comb in 25 groups of 2 teeth (complete), in engine-turned case with ...

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Early Musical Snuff Box in Prague Case, c. 1830No. 505, playing two airs, with sectional comb of

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Early Musical Snuff Box in Prague Case, c. 1830 No. 505, playing two airs, with sectional comb of 19 groups of 3 teeth (complete), bass teeth on t...

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Rare Overture-Format Musical Snuff Box by F. Nicole, c. 1840No. 11954, playing "The Mermaid's

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Rare Overture-Format Musical Snuff Box by F. Nicole, c. 1840 No. 11954, playing "The Mermaid's Song" by Haydn in two revolutions, with fine single...

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Rare Two-Per-Turn Tabatière Musical Box, c. 1850Playing twelve regional British airs on six

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Rare Two-Per-Turn Tabatière Musical Box, c. 1850 Playing twelve regional British airs on six revolutions, with densely pinned cylinder, notation l...

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Rare Sur-Plateau Musical Silver Etui, c. 1819Possibly designed for spectacles, with 18 individual

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Rare Sur-Plateau Musical Silver Etui, c. 1819 Possibly designed for spectacles, with 18 individual teeth (one broken off halfway) playing a single...

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Early Musical Silver Basket, c. 1820With two-air cylinder movement, chevron-shaped sectional comb in

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Early Musical Silver Basket, c. 1820 With two-air cylinder movement, chevron-shaped sectional comb in 23 groups of 3 teeth (complete), openwork si...

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Musical Tobacco Box Souvenir of "Manheim", c. 1840No. 22956, playing two airs ("Tirolienne de

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Musical Tobacco Box Souvenir of "Manheim", c. 1840 No. 22956, playing two airs ("Tirolienne de Guillaume Tell" and "Rondo (?) Italian"), with fine...

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Rare Overture-Format Musical Snuff Box by Martinet et Benoit, c. 1835No. 3308, playing "Bid Me

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Rare Overture-Format Musical Snuff Box by Martinet et Benoit, c. 1835 No. 3308, playing "Bid Me Discourse" in two revolutions, with fine single-pi...

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2 Musical Snuff Boxes, c. 1840s1) Two-air sectional comb (complete), with teeth in groups of

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2 Musical Snuff Boxes, c. 1840s 1) Two-air sectional comb (complete), with teeth in groups of three, bass teeth on the right, in tortoiseshell cas...

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Gilt-Metal Musical Fob, c. 1815Playing a single air, with barillet movement, stack of eight teeth (

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Gilt-Metal Musical Fob, c. 1815 Playing a single air, with barillet movement, stack of eight teeth (complete), hinged base (repaired) with engrave...

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"Laurencekirk" Musical Snuffbox, c. 1820Playing two airs, with sectional comb in 18 groups of 3

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"Laurencekirk" Musical Snuffbox, c. 1820 Playing two airs, with sectional comb in 18 groups of 3 teeth (complete), in burr-wood case with integral...

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