Swiss cylinder musical box, 6 bells and drum, probably by Bremond, no 44495, gamma 2358, circa 1880. The musical movement features 8 melodies, 6 engraved bells played by hammers with 4 flowers, a bird and a butterfly, as well as a drum with 8 beaters.
It plays 8 melodies as listed on the decorative tune sheet. Music selection handle. This is all contained within a beautiful burr walnut case, the lid with intarsia, marquetry using inlays in kingwood/bois de violette. No 44495, gamma 2358 - on tunesheet.
It is a fine made box with a lovely sound and a pleasant selection of tunes.
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