Regina Disc Music Box

Regina Disc Music Box

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This music box was made by Regina Music Box Co. in Rahway, New Jersey, around 1897-1899. It is an Orchestral model No. 5, serial #30836. The music box has a double comb of 86 teeth. This music box plays 27” diameter perforated metal discs. The music box has a lower cabinet for disc srorage.
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Object Name
music box
disc changer
date made
Meggers, Edith R.
Regina Music Box Company
place made
United States: New Jersey, Rahway
Physical Description
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
overall: 78 in x 44 in x 16 in; 198.12 cm x 111.76 cm x 40.64 cm
overall: 78 in x 44 in x 16 in; 198.12 cm x 111.76 cm x 40.64 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
serial number
Credit Line
Bequest of Edith R. Meggers
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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