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    Fine Cloisonne Enamel, Silver & Gilt Singing Bird Box, circa 1910
    Case: 4 inches x 2 1/2 x 1 3/4 inches, silver with gilt bottom and corner feet, ornate cloisonné top, pierced grill under an oval lid, sides with translucent emerald green enameled panels with white enamel frames, bird form slide lever to activate the song and motion, with bird shaped winding key
    Movement: key winding, bellows and cams, bird appear, moving beak, flapping both wings, turning entire body from side to side, with clear, loud and lively melodic birdsong


    Condition Report*: Type: Fine Cloisonne Enamel, Silver & Gilt Singing Bird Box, circa 1910
    Case Width: 4 inches x 2 1/2 inches x 1 3/4
    Watch Movement: key winding, bellows and cams, bird appear, moving beak, flapping both wings, turning entire body from side to side, with clear, loud and lively melodic birdsong
    Condition: overall excellent, very fine condition
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    Auction Dates
    June, 2019
    3rd Monday
    Bids + Registered Phone Bidders: 5
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