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Kapitel 1

Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

Hersteller: Junod
(Bellamy: Music Makers of Switzerland, p. 299)

Printer: Elsener, Zurich
(Bellamy: Music Makers of Switzerland, p. 299)

( Spielwerke / movements):

[1] Harpe Harmonique Zither,

[2] Mandoline expressive Zither,

[3] (typewriter) 1st: Frauen (Foster), 2nd: Stille Nacht,

[4] 1st: Meine Koenigin (Coote), 2nd: Bettelstudent (Milloecker), 6th: Trovatore (Verdi),

1097, 1106, 1152, 1195, 1583, 4477


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

[1] Harpe Harmonique Zither


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

[2] Mandoline expressive Zither

The patents referred to are in the name of Arthur Junod and are assigned to Jacot & Son of New York. The English patent is of 1886. In full color lithographed In Zurich. (Ord-Hume, Music Box, tune sheet no. 32)


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

[3] (typewriter) 1st: Frauen (Foster), 2nd: Stille Nacht, 6th: Wien bleibt Wien (Johann Schrammel)


Eine Spieldose für einen Käufer mit Österreich-Bezug oder mit einer Vorliebe zu österreichischer Musik?


Private ownership


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

[4] 1st: Meine Koenigin (Coote), 2nd: Bettelstudent (Milloecker), 6th: Trovatore (Verdi)


Birdseye maple case with black trim and transfer decoration on lift lid. 14.5" l.


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

Nr. 1097


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

Nr. 1106


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

Nr. 1152


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

Nr. 1195


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

Nr. 1583


Oben 5 ovale Kartuschen / five oval cartridges

Nr. 4477


On the cylinder bearing


Private ownership