On offer here is an antique musical sewing box/necessaire. This beautiful item dates from the early to mid 19th century. The outer case is in superb condition as is the interior.The original key is still present and locks/unlocks the case as it should. The sectional comb musical movement is of fine quality and is the original. The movement starts and stops as it should, however the tune change button is a little temperamental.
The tune can easily be changed by shifting the tune change arm on the movement with a small screwdriver if need be. 1830 Musical Necessaire Sewing Box - YouTube. The item "Rare Antique Musical Necessaire Sewing Box Music Box C. 1830's (Watch Video)" is in sale since Monday, April 8, 2019.This item is in the category "Antiques\Woodenware\Boxes". The seller is "victorianvalue" and is located in Swindon. This item can be shipped worldwide.