Nest Egg Auctions
Live Auction

The Collection of Dr. Vincent DeAndrea

Sat, Aug 5, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 96

Victor Victrola VV X Disc 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 1917. Serial # 251313J. Tested, works. Includes original (but well worn) instruction manual. Cabinet features two below-player compartments, the upper with modulating doors and the lower featuring 7 shelves for horizontal storage of discs. Support hinge for lid does lock in place but, upon disengaging, tends to jump from its rail. Some oxidation or corrosion of metal finish evident on tone arm. Appears to have been refinished, at least in part. Exhibits scuffs and dings consistent with age. A thin piece of wooden ornamentation has broken from the bottom of the left door. This piece is included inside lid compartment for future repair. Back right leg is loosening from the main body of the unit. Item measures approximately 18 1/2" wide, 42" high and 21 1/2" deep. Not eligible for in-house shipping. Keywords: antique, antiquarian, vintage, music, recording