Wednesday 8th June 2022
10:30am
Plymouth Auction Rooms
Lot 101

A German Kalliope coin operated Polyphon music player, overall dimensions: 212cm x 63.5cm x 46cm,

A German Kalliope coin operated Polyphon music player, overall dimensions: 212cm x 63.5cm x 46cm, with disc bin and numerous discs. During 1890’s and early 1900’s the Kalliopi produced a range of music boxes, they are regarded as having excellent tonal quality. This particular Kalliope with by virtue of the 5 Pfennig coin in the slot possibly means this piece was installed in a bar/novelty shop somewhere in Germany. Purchased by the seller in Germany from a dealer who had piece striped and rebuilt. In perfect working order, all teeth on coombs.

Please note this Polyphon is located at the sellers home. The buyer undertakes to collect and remove from the property, in Plymouth at there own expense.

Estimate: £3,000 - £4,000 + fees
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