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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

Phonoliszt Violina

37

M

48

Draft

2024-04-24

Phonoliszt Violina

Hupfeld

Model B

c.1910

Leipzig, Germany

Private house

Electricity 240v. AC.

Electricity 240v. AC.

Awaiting restoration

This instrument consists of 3 violins mounted above an accompanying piano, all operated by the same roll. Just one string of each violin is played by means of a circular horsehair bow.

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Paper Rolls using 77 hole tracker bar

Musical Museum

1969

Bought in 1969 for £90 from an antique shop in Wales complete with some rolls.

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