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Musical Cigarette Dispenser
By Matthew Caulfield

Leanne,  It sounds like what you have is something known (though
not by the general public) as a "mosque."  Mosques are multi-doored,
tower-like music boxes whose compartments are designed to hold small
objects, such as perfumes, liqueur bottles, cigarettes, jewelry, etc.

I believe Reuge, the one surviving Swiss music box manufacturer,
still makes mosques.  You will see some examples of the type at

Matthew Caulfield

(Message sent Mon 2 Jun 2003, 13:32:11 GMT, from time zone GMT-0400.)

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