Antique Music Boxes, Snuff Boxes, Manivelles, Musical Photo Albums and Musical Clocks For Sale

Page updated April 30, 2021
(French Ormolu Musical Clock page added.)

Click on the link for a description of each item.  If there is no link, the item is being restored or pictures and descriptions have yet to be made.
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YOUTUBE CHANNEL LINK FOR VIDEOS OF NEARLY ALL MUSIC BOXES HAVING PAGE LINKS:  

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Sources used for some descriptions are the following:

Musical Box Society of Great Britain
Musical Box Society International
The Curious History of Music Boxes by Roy Mosoriak.  1943 Lightner Publishing Corp. Chicago
Church and Chamber Barrel-Organs by Canon Noel Boston. 1967 Lyndesay G. Langwill, Edinburgh
Collecting Musical Boxes and How To Repair Them by Arthur Ord-Hume. 1967 Crown Publishers, Inc. New York

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Item #

82  -  Longman and Broderip English Chamber Barrel-Organ, circa 1790

26  -  Four Air Key Wind Box, Lecoultre, circa 1840

53  -  Six Air Key Wind Box, Terrot and Fazy (?), circa 1820

74  -  Six Air Key Wind Box, Nicole Freres, circa 1852

116  -  Four Air Key Wind Pianoforte Box, Henri Metert (?), circa 1850

21  -  Singing Canary (Nightingale) in Cage - Reuge, 1963


Musical Clocks


41  -  Ornate Tode, London, Cylinder-Bells Musical Clock, circa 1815

36  -  Ormolu Clock with Musical Box Base by Alibert, Bordier, circa 1820


Musical Miniature and Snuff Boxes


24  -  Waistcoat "Souvenir" 2-Air Tin Miniature Box by F.C.P., circa 1830

25  -  Miniature 3-Air Music Box, circa 1880

33  -  4-Air French Snuff Box, circa 1860

47  -  Miniature 2-Air Wooden Music Box, circa 1880

55  -  2-Air Tortoiseshell Snuff Box, Alibert, segmented comb, circa 1825

56  -  4-Air Paillard Snuff Box, circa 1865

58  -  2-Air Wooden Burrwood Snuff Box, circa 1810

60  -  4-Air Snuff Box in Painted Tin Case, circa 1840

63  -  Six Air Miniature Musical Box, Paillard Vauchor-Freres, circa 1870 - 1890

76  -  Brass case, two-air movement, Mfg unknown, circa 1840

87  -  Musical Hoop Fob Seal (Gold), circa 1820

93  -  2-Air Tortoiseshell Snuff Box, circa 1825

94  -  2-Air Snuff Box by Francois Alibert, circa 1830

98  -  3-Air Tortoiseshell Snuff Box, Martinet a Benoit, circa 1850

105  -  Waistcoat "Souvenir" Music Box, circa 1860

107  -  2-Air Miniature Music Box, circa 1890

131  -  8-Air Miniature Music Box by Allard a Cie, circa 1895

137  -  2-Air Brown Composition Snuff Box, circa 1850

138  -  3-Air Black Composition Snuff Box, Paillard (?), circa 1860

139  -  2-Air Tortoiseshell Snuff Box, circa 1835

144  -  Snuff Box Movement in Plain Tin Shipping Case, circa 1835

145  -  Miniature Paillard Music Box in Japanned Paper Mache Case, circa 1885.

147  -  Waistcoat Souvenir 2-Air Snuff Box (Tin), Paillard a Cie

148  -  Miniature Thorens Music Box, 2-Air, circa 1920

150  -  Miniature Thorens Music Box, 2-Air, circa 1940

155  -  Thorens 1-Air Music Box

160  -  Miniature Reuge Music Box, circa 1950

162  -  Miniature Music Box, 2-Air, circa 1890


Musical Photo Albums


37  -  2-Air Musical Photo Album by Murdoch with good photographs, circa 1895

66  -  2-Air Musical Photo Album with 11 photo pages, J.G.M. Co, circa 1890

146  -  Musical Photo Album with good photographs, circa 1890


Manivelles (Links directly to YouTube videos and Ebay)

90 - Boite Ronde (tin) , circa 1890

91 - Boite Ronde (brass), circa 1890

96 - Boite Ronde (painted tin), circa 1850 -1860

103 - Large Wooden Manivelle by Thorens, circa 1900 (For parts or display only - Ebay link.)

108 - Varnished Fruitwood, circa 1895

109 - Boite Ronde, paper mache painted black, circa 1885

110 - Varnished Fruitwood, circa 1890

111 - Boite Ronde, nickel-plated, circa 1890

120 - Boite Ronde, Brass, circa 1885

124 - Thorens Varnished Light Wood One-Air, circa 1898

133 - Paillard Boite Ronde, papier mache, circa 1895

140 - Wooden, circa 1885

156 - Large Manivelle, Four Air, circa 1900 (For parts or display only - Ebay link.)