AUSTRIAN. AN INTERESTING AND UNIQUE MAHOGANY, EBONY, SILVER, AND PEWTER SPINNING WHEEL WITH ORGAN, POSSIBLY ONLY ONE OF THREE KNOWN CIRCA 1800

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Lot №: 83416
Estimate: $30,000 - 30,000
10 December 2014
Sold price
$30 000

Description

• the whole in the form of a functioning spinning wheel activated by the treadle, with silver comb, ebony spindle and pewter wheel • the organ, contained in an ormolu, mounted inlaid mahogany, rectangular case, operated by the treadle congruent with the spinning wheel, 24 pipes to the underside of the case
height 44 7/8 in (114 cm), width 18 in (46 cm), depth 15 3/4 in (40 cm)