Swiss cylinder music box having an inlaid rosewood case, with an ebonized interior and brass hardware, the lid with inlaid floral designs. Interior of lid with the original paper 6-tune sheet listing each song and composers and serial #19779; serial number also stamped on crank. Illegible mark followed by "G.J.B." on underside. 5 3/4" H x 14 1/4" W x 7 1/4" D. Late 19th Century.
The Collection of Karen Wentz, Knoxville, Tennessee.
Box functions and plays at time of Inspections. Some losses to inlay decoration on lid and surface losses. Overall general wear and scratching.