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Unknown wall box
Unknown Coin-Op Wall Box of Oak
by Bruce Miller (121111 MMDigest)

I have an oak wall box that was very likely for a large orchestrion or nickelodeon.  Long before I got this item, it was apparently disassembled and stripped down to bare wood for restoration.  I have no metal parts or hardware whatsoever for this box -- no mechanism, no door hinges, no coin slot, no wiring, no lock, etc.  All that is there is the oak wall box with door.

The box measures 13" tall, 8-3/4" wide, and 4-1/4" deep.  Can anyone identify this?  I would appreciate any information on this rare item.  I have included a number of photos for the MMD web site.

Bruce Miller
Issaquah, Washington
captain153@comcast.net.geentroep [delete ".geentroep" to reply]
11 Nov 2012 16:17:50 -0800
 


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12 November 2012

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