Music Disc Cutter

Music Disc Cutter

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Description
This disc cutter was used in the production of flat music box discs by the Regina Music Box Company in Rahway, New Jersey. It is a table mounted disc cutter, hand cranked, for discs 8 inches to 27 inches in diameter. The Regina Company was in business from 1894-1922.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
disc cutter
place made
United States
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: disc cutter: 11 1/2 in x 18 in x 5 in; 29.21 cm x 45.72 cm x 12.7 cm
ID Number
MI.73.01.04
catalog number
73.01.04
accession number
301414
Credit Line
Gift of J. B. Nethercutt
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Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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