London, South Kensington
12 April 2001
A 13¼-inch Kalliope disc musical box
with ten bells, single comb with zither attachment, centre wind, and walnut case with simulated inlay Kalliope name and Art-Nouveau-style banding on lid and internal colour print -- 16in. (45cm.) wide, with nine discs -- 13¼in. (30.7cm.) diam.
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