The upside of the comb of a typical antique Swiss music box doesn’t look substantially different from the Regina comb we looked at earlier, except that the teeth terminate in a much finer point. The truth is that it doesn’t matter who manufactured your music box, whether it was Ducommon, Bremond, Mermod Freres or somebody else; all these companies had a great deal of pride in their product and during their glory years produced wonderful arrangements. An 8 air cylinder musical box by Bremond no 22261, walnut veneered case with tulip-wood cross handing and boxwood stringing, case repolished, mechanism serviced cylinder 33cm long. Antique Swiss music box by Brmond, Geneva. Burl walnut and ebony case. Stamped. Circa 1880. Brmond music boxes for sale at M.S. Rau Antiques.
This Antique Music Box was made by the renowned firm of B.A.Bremond in, Geneva, Switzerland circa 1860s. This Music Box is an example of the style known as the Transitional Music box. S408 B.A. Brmond Music Box With 16 note reed organ. IMG_0406.jpg. Bremond Eight-air Six-bell Musical Box, Switzerland, c, 1880, no. 16665, with a 13-in. brass cylinder, two-part comb, six bells with fleur-de-lis hammers, governor stamped BAB, and winding handle More.
The Victorian fancy for music boxes is now exciting modern investors. Bonhams has higher hopes for a B.A. Bremond 10-air Flute Voix C lestes with a 17-key reed organ: estimate 1,500- 2,000. In response to Moe Goldy’s posting, the following may be of assistance. Baptiste-Antoine Brmond (1834-1925) was born in Geneva in August. Auction 18556: Magnificent Mechanical Musical Instruments and Automata 13:00 EDT New York.
Antique Music Box Circa 1860
Antique Music Boxes, Swiss Music Boxes, Brmond M.S. Rau Antiques See more about Antique Music Box, Music Boxes and Music. The 8 tunes of the musical box are Scottish folk songs, of which some were poems by famous Scottish poet Robert Burns. Enclosed are following songs:1. Antique Cylinder Music boxes by Nicole Freres, Mermod Freres, Bremond, Paillard, J. Manger, Dawkins, Le Coultre of Geneva and other renowned music box makers. The Meekins Music Box Co. Piano Forte, Fat Cyl. by Bremond. Music boxes, musical clocks, automatic violin, automatic banjo, automatic harp, player grand piano, carousel organ, and many other interesting antiques and other items. 1880s BREMOND Cylinder Music Box 9 BELLS Inlaid Rosewood Case WATCH VIDEOS in Collectibles, Decorative Collectibles, Music Boxes eBay. See what items on eBay consist of an interesting music boxes collection.
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I have a free-standing BA Bremond Swiss music box with 6 rollers in pretty fair condition. Plays well with exception of one chime not tuned. I suspect it dates to 1900 (?). Item Details. An early 20th century B.A. Bremond Swiss rosewood music box with marquetry lid. The beautiful lid features mahogany inlaid with mother of pearl squares to form a grid pattern.