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Unique Catalogue reference number

Accession list letter and number

Status of this record and
date of last change of status

Instrument name

Manufacturer

Model

Date and 
place of manufacture

Intended for use in

Original Power source

Power source now

Instrument status

Short description

Technology used

Media played

Owner

Rarity (guess at working examples worldwide)

Date acquired

How acquired

Current location in Museum

Musical box

33

M

39

Draft

2024-04-24

Musical box

Auguste L’Epee

Sublime Harmony

1898 probably

France

Private house

Spring motor (clockwork)

Spring motor (clockwork)

?

This is a “sublime Harmony” musical box, with double comb of 43 notes and 42 notes. There are 8 airs on the cylinder.

Pinned Cylinder

Pinned Cylinder

Musical Museum

1969

In 1969, acquired as a broken box full of damaged gears and dismantled bits and pieces.

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