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Help Identifying Orchestral Music Box
By Matthew Caulfield

Jeff Adkins wants his music box identified, and he gives a short
description of it, saying that he has the tune card, which he hears may
identify the maker.   He is right about that.  I have the complete set
of H.A.V. Bulleid's "Musical Box Tune Sheets."  That booklet and its
three supplements is the chief resource for identifying tune sheets.

If Jeff will send me a good, clear picture of his tune sheet, I can
probably help him, and possibly even approximate its date of manufacture
from dating the tunes on its cylinder.  Anyway, it will be fun.

Matthew Caulfield
Irondequoit, New York


(Message sent Tue 20 Sep 2011, 12:38:17 GMT, from time zone GMT-0400.)

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