Symphonion Disc Music Box

Symphonion Disc Music Box

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Description

This music box was made by most likely made by The Symphonion Company, in Leipzig, Germany, around 1900-1910.

It is a coin-operated table-top model, Serial #261956. This Instrument plays 13-5/8" diameter discs. Accessioned with 10 discs.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
music box
date made
1900-1910
user
Meggers, Edith R.
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 1/2 in x 24 in x 17 1/2 in; 26.67 cm x 60.96 cm x 44.45 cm
ID Number
MI.74.27
accession number
314637
catalog number
74.27
Credit Line
Bequest of Edith R. Meggers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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