Violano-Virtuoso is a coin-operated and self-playing violin and key-less piano, made by Mills Novelty Company. In the upcoming Coin-Op and Advertising Auction, Morphy Auctions displays an example of a bow-front Violano-Virtuoso. This instrument was fully repaired by Robert Loeffler and is made of oak with tiger striping on its cabinet. The auction house notes, “There are less than 20 of these majestic machines known today, and this one stands out as one of the best.”
Another highlighted item is an orchestrion from J.P. Seeburg Piano Company. Made in the “H” style, this piece has an artistic glass panel and is constructed with American oak. Other items, such as a Victor musical upright slot machine and a Roovers “Puss in Boots” fortuneteller, are available as well. For more information, visit Morphy Auctions.
Lot Categories:Collectibles (1618)
# of Lots:1618
Price Range:$150 - $150,000
Interesting lots include:
|Item Image||Item Name||Estimate|
|Mills Novelty Co. Magnificent Bow-front Violino Virtuoso.||
|J.P. Seeburg Piano Company Style||
|25¢ The Victor Musical Upright Slot Machine||
|1¢ Roovers Puss In Boots Arcade Fortune Teller.||
|Kruse Restored Dial Machine||
- Banks, Vending and Registers
- Books, Manuscripts & Archives
- Cigarette Lighters
- Coins, Currency & Stamps
- Dolls, Dollhouses & Figurines
- Historical & Political Memorabilia
- Science & Technology
- Signs & Banners
- Tobacciana, Pipes and Cigar Boxes
- Toys & Games
- J.P. Seeburg
- Mills Novelty Co.
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