Abbildungen von Drehleiern

Pictures of Manivelles on musicboxes and on manivelles

1.) Please compare the left corner of a music sheet
Siehe Spieldosen / music boxes

2.) Two very similar designs

Nummern: C0118,

No number known, No. 1213,

16160, 11C, 12B (1),

Laugh, 12B (2),

14B, HB/7/22,


Mississippi song,

Schlaf, Kindchen, schlaf,


B...Waltz, K...,

A 1371-22, Rose of Killarney,

Where are You tonight

( music boxes, presumably all made by Thorens)

Nummer 414
(©Paul Bellamy)

( music box)



Private ownership

No. 1213

2022 Sept 1

Manivelle no number known

Manivelle Nr. 16160




©Archiv Otmar Seemann

Manivelle Nr. 11C

On the Banks of Allan Water

Der Thorens-Anker ist erkennbar

Manivelle Nr. 12B, Water Song

Manivelle Nr. 12B, Laugh

Private ownership

Manivelle Nr. 14B


On the top she adorns a beautiful capercaillie motif, on the underside children are depicted with a rotary organ player. With its original lithograph graphic still in overall good condition.

Size in inches: H 3.25” x W 4.1” x D 3.2”

©Private ownership

Manivelle Nr. 414

©Bellamy: Magical Manivelles, fig. 6B

Manivelle Nr. HB/7/22

Mit dem Pfeil

Collection Otmar Seemann

Manivelle Der Mai ist gekommen / Loreley


Manivelle Mississippi song

Playing well after a fire damage
Private ownership

Manivelle Schlaf, Kindchen, schlaf

Ebay 2022 Jan 22

Manivelle 00H

2021, Nov 24th, Ebay

Manivelle B ... Waltz, K ...

3.) Another design for a manivelle (playing Ein Schäfernmädchen)

( music box with a mechanism with a Thorens-anchor on the comb)

Ein Schäfermädchen

The Rose of Killarney

Ebay 2020 June 2

Where are You tonight