896 : Polyphon 24 1/2", c. 1899
Antique Polyphon Disc Music Box with Clock, c.1899
A gorgeous sounding upright Polyphon antique disc music box made by Polyphon of Leipzig in c. 1899.
This music box plays 24 1/2” (62cm) discs with a very rich, complex sound. Another beautiful feature is the clock in the pediment. The disc bin, pediment and some elements of the case are later replacements but of very high quality, and give the music box great presence.
It comes with 15 mainly new discs.
Width: 32 ¾” / 83cm
Height: 92 ½” / 235cm
Depth: 17” / 43cm