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Swiss Burlwood and Ebonized Interchangeable Cylinder Music Box

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A captivating and exceptionally engineered Swiss interchangeable cylinder music box with its original cabinet by Ami Rivenc of Geneva. Set in a beautiful case of burled and ebonized walnut with satinwood inlay, this piece serves not only as melodious entertainment but also as a fine example of Victorian furniture. Ten interchangeable cylinders, each with 10 songs, play a multitude of musical pieces. The inclusion of nine bumble-bee stike bells, a drum and a castanet add depth and richness to the melodious sound produced by this mechanical music masterpiece. The cabinet contains four drawers with the capacity to store 12 cylinders total.

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