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Memo-2890

Type:

Bach Music Box

Title:

Jean Sebastian BACH Composers - Gueissaz-Jaccard Music Box Tunes
Model (18-note movement) Aster

Description:

Swiss made, the engraved music box Aster is composed of two parts: the plate and the ring.
In the above example, the plate represents the Matterhorn. It is lacquered with an engraved pattern.
The lacquer cloisonné decorated ring, assorted with the background of the pattern, endows harmony to this splendid object. In the model below, the ring has been engraved for a birthday.
A name A, a date or an inscription and a symbol (tall champagne glasses, four-leaved clovers, intertwined hearts or stars) can be engraved on the lacquered ring..

Music played:

Cantata 147 (Jesus, Joy of Man's Desiring) - 18-note movement
Minuet - 18-note movement

Measures:

Dimensions:
* Ø 67mm x 40mm
Weight: 0,220 kg

Creator:

Gueissaz-Jaccard, Sainte-Croix, Switzerland

Buy item at:

See Source/Links below.

Comments:

Source/Links: Gueissaz-Jaccard
Contributor:
Teddy Kaufman (April 2008)

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