Nest Egg Auctions
Live Auction

The Collection of Dr. Vincent DeAndrea

Sat, Aug 5, 2023 01:00PM EDT
Lot 58

Zon-O-Phone Phonograph

Estimate: $500 - $1,500

Bid Increments

Price Bid Increment
$0 $25
$500 $50
$1,000 $100
$3,000 $250
$5,000 $500
Disc player manufactured in the early 1900's by the Universal Talking Machine Co. Grand Opera of 1906. The horn currently attached is the optional 11 paneleld variant. Horn exhibits evidence of sloppy repair in the junction of two panels. Tested, works. Mahogany finish appears original. Some dings and scratches throughout but overall in very fine condition. Base unit measures approximately 15 1/4" square and 8" high. Arm and horn section measures approximately 29" long and the horn opening measures 22 1/2" across at its widest point. 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