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Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
paper (overall material)
glass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 16 in x 15 in x 7 1/2 in; 40.64 cm x 38.1 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
Music Box
Date made:
1850-1860
Description:
This music box was made by an undetermined maker and place, around 1850-1860. It is a tableaux music box , with 1 tune, <i>Toreador Song</i> from the opera, <i>Carmen.</i> This music box has a model ship with a painted ocean scene inside a glass dome on a wooden base. The music box is activated by a key wound spring.
Location:
Currently not on view
Credit Line:
Bequest of Charles W. Lampoh
ID Number:
MI.59.1571
Catalog number:
59.1571
Accession number:
222947
See more items in:
Cultural and Community Life: Musical Instruments
Music & Musical Instruments
Mechanical Musical Instruments
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-30e3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_605786