Lot No. 372 (90th Auction)
"VSH", Germany, 102 x 66 x 46 mm, circa 1900

A rare singing bird box with "repoussé" decoration - with original winding key
Case: sterling silver, rectangular box on four decorated feet, sides with repoussé decoration: birds and acanthus ornamentation. Lateral device for activating the automaton; top with oval plaque in the centre showing musical instruments. Automaton mechanism: rectangular, full-plate, bellows, bird with moving beak, wings and tail in front of a pierced and engraved silver plate.
Estimate  2,500 - 4,000 €

Price Realised  4,100 €
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