SOLD! for $8,320.00.
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- Low Estimate: $4,800.00
- High Estimate: $5,200.00
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Walnut Polyphon Upright Coin-Operated Music Box by Schutzmarke, Leipzig, Germany. Comprised of a two-part case, the upper case fitted to play 19 1/2" discs, with dual combs and crank handle, and the lower case fitted with a fall front door and compartments for disc storage. Serial number 5134, marked on the disc arm. Marked "Polyphon" on the plate and DRGM on the bar. Carved pediment and elements throughout the case. Lower disc case with remnants of old paper labels detailing song names. 83" total H x 29" W x 16" D. Circa 1895-1900. Private Southern Collection. Condition: Overall very good condition. Music box is functional. Some minor wear and staining to case, fabric to top front door damaged.