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Antique Marque De Fabrique (MF) Cylinder Music Musical box 8 Airs / Tunes

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Seller: redcar12345 (561) 100%, Location: Near Tarporley, Cheshire, Ships to: GB, Item: 352167284298 AntiqueVICTORIANSwiss Music Box8 Airs / Tunes by Marque De Fabrique (MF) This is a superb Victorian music box by the renowned maker Marque De Fabrique (MF) of Switzerland. It is lovely quality and plays 8 Airs on a cylinder. The box is made from walnut which has been nicely inlaid. The front has a pretty brass escutcheon it is in good working condition and plays very well The glass transition lid lifts up to access the cylinder. The box is wound via a key to the left side and is complete with it's winding key. To the left is the CHANGE / REPEAT lever which is also engraved with the trademark 'MF 1816' and 'SWISS' . To the right is the and the PLAY / STOP lever which is also engraved with the trademark 'MF 1816' and varies PATENT dates. The inside of the lid of the box has the original Airs list of the 8 tunes which can be viewed in a close up photograph. The approximate dimensions are: - 16.25 inches (41 cm) long- 8 inches (20.5 cm) deep - 5.75 inches (14.5 cm) high The music box is circa 1890. The music box is in super condition, just minor knocks / marks commensurate with age as can be seen from the photographs. Although the movement and comb are dirty it plays very nicely, just an odd squeak. Please feel free to call us on 01829 733028 if you would like to hear it. There is a small repair to the inlay to the top and the lock has been removed. The original tune sheet is a little faded as can bee seen in the photographs. Overall it is a wonderful music box which is very rare, so happy bidding. If you have time, please check out my other items!. Payment: Please ensure payment is made within 2 days of the end of the auction and collection is made within 14 days. Payment methods listed. For collection in person, cash on collection. Please email any other questions before bidding and only bid if you are serious about buying. Unless prior arrangements have been made all items to be collected within 14 days. Postage: POSTAGE IS TO ENGLAND WALES AND PARTS OF SCOTLAND, EXCLUDING THE HIGHLANDS AND ISLANDS. Please note that there is a surcharge of £10 for delivery to: The Highlands and Islands of Scotland Postcodes IV, HS, KA27-28, KW, PA20-49, PA60-78, PH17-26, PH30-44, PH49-50, ZE and also Northern Island, Isle of Man and Isles of Scilly. Postcodes BT, IM, TR21-25. Ref: music box 22 Condition: Used, Condition: Please see photographs and description. The music box is in super condition, just minor knocks / marks commensurate with age as can be seen from the photographs. Although the movement and comb are dirty it plays very nicely, just an odd squeak. Please feel free to call us on 01829 733028 if you would like to hear it. There is a small repair to the inlay to the top and the lock has been removed. The original tune sheet is a little faded as can bee seen in the, Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland

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