Cordys

A 19thC fruitwood miniature music box

Estimate: $500 - $1,000


Lot Description

A 19thC fruitwood miniature music box, the hinged lid set with a panel finely painted in oils depicting a scene possibly from the Crusades, a tortoiseshell panel lines the interior of the lid, the clockwork mechanism unmarked with a 57-note comb playing on a 60mm cylinder, the exterior painted with a faux wood grain effect. 100 x 65 x 38mm