Nest Egg Auctions
Live Auction

The Collection of Dr. Vincent DeAndrea

Sat, Aug 5, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 92

Columbia Graphophone Type BX Cylinder Phonograph

Estimate: $200 - $300

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
Cylinder player. Serial # 429376. Latest patent date on manufacturer plate: March 30, 1897. Crank turns and drive spins but unfortunately the reproducer does not connect properly with the cylinder grooves which results in skipping playback. Finish appears original and exhibits wear consistent with age. Decals on lid appear original. Base unit measures approximately 11 3/4" wide, 6 1/2" high and 7" deep (7" high with lid attached). Horn is approximately 11" long and 5" across at its widest point. Sold as-is. Heavy shipping item. May require multiple boxes due to number of components. Please inquire regarding shipping rates prior to bidding. Keywords: antique, antiquarian, vintage, music, recording