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Regina Disc Music Box

Maker:
Regina Music Box Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 in x 22 in x 20 in; 33.02 cm x 55.88 cm x 50.8 cm
Object Name:
music box
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Rahway
Date made:
ca 1896
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Claben
ID Number:
MI.378565
Accession number:
144168
Catalog number:
378565
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Regina Disc Music Box

User:
Meggers, Edith R.  Search this
Maker:
Regina Music Box Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 78 in x 44 in x 16 in; 198.12 cm x 111.76 cm x 40.64 cm
overall: 78 in x 44 in x 16 in; 198.12 cm x 111.76 cm x 40.64 cm
Object Name:
music box
disc changer
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Rahway
Date made:
1897-1899
Credit Line:
Bequest of Edith R. Meggers
ID Number:
MI.74.30
Catalog number:
74.30
Accession number:
314637
Serial number:
30836
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Cylinder Music Box

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
material (overall material)
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 14 3/4 in x 7 3/4 in; 13.335 cm x 37.465 cm x 19.685 cm
Object Name:
music box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
1880-1890
Credit Line:
Bequest of Elizabeth L. Wilkinson (through: Ripley W. Clarkson).
ID Number:
1982.0011.01
Accession number:
1982.0011
Catalog number:
1982.0011.01
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National Museum of American History
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Cylinder Music Box

Measurements:
overall: 5 3/4 in x 16 1/4 in x 8 in; 14.605 cm x 41.275 cm x 20.32 cm
overall: 6 3/8 in x 17 1/4 in x 8 3/4 in; 16.1925 cm x 43.815 cm x 22.225 cm
Object Name:
music box
Date made:
ca 1890
Credit Line:
Bequest of Patricia C. Byrnes
ID Number:
2006.0095.01
Accession number:
2006.0095
Catalog number:
2006.0095.01
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National Museum of American History
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Cylinder Music Box

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/4 in x 16 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in; 13.335 cm x 42.545 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
Music Box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
1880-1890
Credit Line:
Bequest of August Mencken
ID Number:
MI.69.19
Catalog number:
69.19
Accession number:
274913
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Melotrope Perforated Music Strip

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 10 in x 4 3/4 in; .635 cm x 25.4 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
music strip
Date made:
1888-1892
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl Hering
ID Number:
MI.304098.02
Accession number:
62985
Catalog number:
304098.02
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National Museum of American History
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Melotrope Perforated Music Strip

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 10 in x 4 3/4 in; .635 cm x 25.4 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
music strip
Date made:
1888-1892
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl Hering
ID Number:
MI.304098.01
Accession number:
62985
Catalog number:
304098.01
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Melotrope Perforated Music Strip

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/4 in x 10 in x 4 3/4 in; .635 cm x 25.4 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
music strip
Date made:
1888-1892
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl Hering
ID Number:
MI.304098.03
Accession number:
62985
Catalog number:
304098.03
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Melotrope Perforated Music Strip

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7/16 in x 10 in x 4 13/16 in; 1.11125 cm x 25.4 cm x 12.22375 cm
Object Name:
music strip
Date made:
1888-1892
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl Hering
ID Number:
MI.304098.04
Accession number:
62985
Catalog number:
304098.04
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Melotrope Perforated Music Strip

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/16 in x 10 in x 4 3/4 in; .15875 cm x 25.4 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
music strip
Date made:
1888-1892
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl Hering
ID Number:
MI.304098.05
Accession number:
62985
Catalog number:
304098.05
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Data Source:
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Melotrope Perforated Music Strip

Physical Description:
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 1/16 in x 10 in x 4 3/4 in; .15875 cm x 25.4 cm x 12.065 cm
Object Name:
music strip
Date made:
1888-1892
Credit Line:
Gift of Carl Hering
ID Number:
MI.304098.06
Accession number:
62985
Catalog number:
304098.06
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Orchestra Cylinder Music Box

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 1/2 in x 27 1/2 in x 14 3/4 in; 31.75 cm x 69.85 cm x 37.465 cm
Object Name:
music box
Date made:
1880-1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. J. T. Pleitner
ID Number:
MI.373769
Accession number:
136519
Catalog number:
373769
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National Museum of American History
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Mermod Freres Cylinder Music Box

Maker:
Mermod Freres  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 3/4 in x 15 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 12.065 cm x 39.37 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
music box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
1880-1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Ellen Crimley
ID Number:
MI.378895
Accession number:
146078
Catalog number:
378895
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National Museum of American History
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Swiss Orchestra Cylinder Music Box

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 13 1/2 in x 33 1/4 in x 16 3/4 in; 34.29 cm x 84.455 cm x 42.545 cm
Object Name:
Music Box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
1880-1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Lispenard Seabury Crocker
ID Number:
MI.61.235
Catalog number:
61.235
Accession number:
232559
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National Museum of American History
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China Doll Music Box Automata

Physical Description:
glass (overall material)
ceramic (overall material)
fabric (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 25 in x 12 1/2 in; 63.5 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
music box
Place made:
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Date made:
1880-1890
Credit Line:
Gift of Pauline Fields
ID Number:
MI.379191
Accession number:
148207
Catalog number:
379191
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Mermod Freres Sublime Harmonie Music Box

Maker:
Mermod Freres  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 5/8 in x 33 in x 13 3/4 in; 26.9875 cm x 83.82 cm x 34.925 cm
Object Name:
music box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
ca 1890
Credit Line:
Bequest of August Mencken
ID Number:
MI.69.20
Catalog number:
69.20
Accession number:
274913
Patent number:
326743
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Mermod Freres Stella Disc Music Box

Maker:
Mermod Freres  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 37 3/4 in x 29 5/8 in x 22 1/2 in; 95.885 cm x 75.2475 cm x 57.15 cm
Object Name:
music box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
ca 1897
Credit Line:
Gift of Louella C. Perry (through: James E. Farrell)
ID Number:
MI.381443
Accession number:
159680
Catalog number:
381443
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National Museum of American History
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Mermod Freres Orchestra Cylinder Music Box

Maker:
Mermod Freres  Search this
Physical Description:
wood, oak (case material)
glass (inner lid material)
brass (works material)
steel (works material)
Measurements:
overall: 11 in x 27 1/2 in x 15 in; 27.94 cm x 69.85 cm x 38.1 cm
Object Name:
music box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
1888 - 1892
Credit Line:
Gift of Louis Miller
ID Number:
MI.379271
Accession number:
150151
Catalog number:
379271
Serial number:
117073
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M.J. Paillard Co. Orchestra Cylinder Music Box

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
glass (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 48 1/2 in x 54 in x 30 in; 123.19 cm x 137.16 cm x 76.2 cm
Object Name:
music box
Place made:
Switzerland
Date made:
1880-1895
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Henry Porter
ID Number:
MI.74.02
Catalog number:
74.02
Accession number:
307853
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Regina Disc Music Box Stand

Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 33 3/4 in x 24 in x 21 3/4 in; 85.725 cm x 60.96 cm x 55.245 cm
Object Name:
cabinet stand
Date made:
1895-1897
Credit Line:
Gift of R. Claben
ID Number:
MI.378566
Catalog number:
378566
Accession number:
144168
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National Museum of American History
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