London, South Kensington
29 November 2001
A Stella 17¼-inch disc musical box,
No. 4258, with two combs, Patent dates to 1897 and oak case with scroll-carved front panel, disc compartment below and integral stand with moulded frieze rail and turned, fluted and gadrooned legs joined by stretchers -- 44¾in. (113.7cm.) high (lacking lid-stay), with twenty-one projectionless discs -- 17¼in. (43.8cm.) diam.
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