Share your favorites on Show & Tell

Antique Mahogany Record Stand

In Furniture > Cabinets > Show & Tell and Music > Show & Tell.
Music Memorabilia615 of 962Boston Musical Manufy Co...Alto Horn circa 1895German DBGM stein with music box
1
Love it
2
Like it

tlmbarantlmbaran likes this.
ShellieWShellieW loves this.
officialfuelofficialfuel likes this.
Add to collection

Please create an account, or Log in here

If you don't have an account, create one here.


Create a Show & TellReport as inappropriate



Posted 3 years ago

Email

Batsk
(1 item)

I know she's a little rough around the edges but she was part of my fathers collection. Unfortunately I have no idea as to the manufacturer, time period, etc. The only identifiable trait is the image painted on the front. There is a slightly raised circular place on the bottom shelf on the inside; however, no information/ lettering etc anywhere. The good news is that the skeleton key is still with it but the piece on the back is missing.

Unsolved Mystery

Help us close this case. Add your knowledge below.

Comments

  1. Pencil-necked-geek, 3 years ago
    Being a tad picky here, but I believe what you have is more accurately called a sheet music cabinet, although it could be used for records in a pinch. My parents had one of almost the identical form in their house while I was growing up. Value is mostly decorative now since there is not much possible adaptation to current tastes (like an armoire ~~> entertainment center). Especially with any damage present. They were sold by mail order and mass-produced, so a maker would be of little if any interest to a buyer.
  2. Batsk, 3 years ago
    Thank you so much for the info. I've found quite a few "more relevant" images to compare this to. Unfortunately I still have no clue which company made it or when etc.

Want to post a comment?

Create an account or login in order to post a comment.