Nest Egg Auctions
Live Auction

The Collection of Dr. Vincent DeAndrea

Sat, Aug 5, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 50

TrumpeTone Toy Sized Phonograph

Estimate: $100 - $200

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
Disc player manufactured in or around 1918. Crank turns and turntable spins but does not maintain speed, slowing under the weight of a record and needle. Tempo control and brake works. Unit measures 8 1/4" wide, 6 1/4" high and 9 1/4" deep. Reproducer and horn piece measures 8 1/2" long with a 4 1/4" wide opening. Finish appears original and given its age is in fine condition except for some scuffs and dingfs throughout. Heavy shipping item. Please inquire regarding shipping rates prior to bidding. Keywords: antique, antiquarian, vintage, music, records, gramophone