Lot 1190. Singing Bird Music Box

Starting price:€ 7 500
Auction date:01.12.2018   12:00
ID 139310
Lot 1190Singing Bird Music Box
Silver, part gilded. Decoratively designed in the Form of a book, carried by four amethysts as feet. On the book-cover lids in the center crowd with relief sculptural representation of the Annunciation or the crucifixion of Christ, framed by a pierced border of volutes and Puttoköpfen. Indoor moving singing bird with colored Plumage, or on the bottom of internal lift. In the book corners in three-dimensional relief spandrels with winged Puttoköpfen. Side-hinged interlocks with the presentation of the blessed virgin Mary with the Christ child, below the lever to activate the music box. Book spine is laterally displaceable. Gest. 800, manufacturer's mark with acorn. H. 5 cm. 10.5 cm x 9 cm.
A parcel is the silver musical box in the form of a book with a singing bird. Standard mark 800, maker's mark.
English. As early as 1925.

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