EXQUSITE VINTAGE (CIRCA 1960) FRENCH THUYA WOOD LOCKING JEWELRY CABINET INLAID WITH MOTHER-OF-PEARL & BRASS. CUSTOM MOUNTED - IN THE USA - WITH A REUGE SWISS 3 TUNE 144 NOTE'SUBLIME HARMONY" MUSICAL MECHANISM PLAYING THE EVER POPULAR "18TH VARIATION" MADE FAMOUS IN THE MOVIE "SOMEWHERE IN TIME.
THE MUSICAL MECHANISM HAS AN EXCEPTIONALLY LARGE MAIN SPRING ALLOWING IT TO PLAY FOR ALMOST A HALF AN HOUR ON A SINGLE WINDUP. DEPRESSING THE BUTTON SWITCH ON THE LEFT SIDE, WILL ACTIVATE THE MUSIC. TO SHUT OFF, ONE MUST PUSH THE BUTTON ROD INSIDE THE BOX BACK TOWARD THE LEFT, AT WHICH POINT THE MUSIC WILL CONTINUE TO THE END OF ITS CURRENT REVOLUTION AND THEN SHUT OFF. 18TH VARIATION ON A THEME OF PAGANINI BY S.
DIMENSIONS: 12 " x 4 " x 4 NET WEIGHT: 5 LBS 0.8 OZ. Please look at PICTURES & VIDEO for details and condition.
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Thank you for your time and consideration of our music boxes, parts and services. The item "UNIQUE 3/144 REUGE 18TH VARIATION FRENCH MOTHER-OF-PEARL INLAY BOX (SEE VIDEO)" is in sale since Saturday, January 5, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes\1970-Now". The seller is "musicboxrepairman" and is located in Lomita, California.
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