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Object ID # 1976.076.009
Object Name Disk, Music Box
Title Music Box Disc
Lexicon category 6: T&E For Communication
Date c. 1895
Made Symphonion Co.
Place of Origin Germany
Description Round metal perforated music box disc with serrated edges for the SYMPHONION music box (see 1976.070.004). This disk has the number "5353". "Alle? the Ball by Harris" in yellow paint or ink on one side.
Provenance Likely dates to about 1895. It was manufactured in Germany by the Symphonion company.

Last owned by Charles Gaviller, an Owen Sound, Grey County collector of music boxes.
Collection Musical Instruments & Accessories Collection
Material Metal/Ink
Dimensions Dia-14.7 cm
Found Owen Sound, Grey County
People Gaviller, Dr. Charles