Two 19th century Swiss cylinder music boxes in wood cases. Both cases with lock at front. Smaller box with bevelled ebonized edge. Interior cylinder in glass casing with brass crank and lever mechanism. Play list of eight pieces. Second box with boxwood and ebonized patterned trim on top and side surfaces. Interior cylinder open without glass, brass crank. Side panel on exterior lowers to reveal lever mechanism for operation. No attached play list.
Larger:H.11.5cm (4 1/2") W. 44cm (17 1/4") D. 16cm (6 1/4")
Smaller: H. 13.5cm (5 1/4") W. 35.5cm (14") D. 19cm (7 1/2")