SWISS MARQUETRY INLAY MUSIC BOX, C1840, H 12", W 28', D 15"
Swiss Marquetry inlay and black enamel, ten song music box. Hinged lid has inlays of a small boy playing a flute next to a lamb with a farm house in the background. Black enamel and glass inner access door opens to a brass cylinder with 10 songs, also additional percussion instruments including a small tambourine, bells and a wood block. Marked: "M F 1840" on song label on inside of lid.