REUGE/ JOBIN \”SPIRIT OF’76\” BICENTENNIAL 4 TUNE/50 NOTE MUSIC BOX W/ PATRIOTIC TUNES. REUGE – JOBIN “SPIRIT OF’76” BICENTENNIAL 4/50 MUSIC BOX W/ PATRIOTIC TUNES. “THE BATTLE HYMN OF THE REPUBLIC”. This is a rare vintage music box circa 1976. This piece was made to commemorate the 1976 American Bicentennial celebration. The Jobin cabinet (model #391-608) was made in Switzerland and constructed of solid walnut. The top of the cabinet has a needle point like print which features an image of the famous “Spirit of’76” painting by Archibald M. Willard which depicts revolutionary soldiers marching with drum & fife (see photos). The cabinet houses a Swiss made Reuge 4 tune 50 note changing musical mechanism (CH 4/50), Reuge tune #45077. The musical mechanism, which is housed under protective glass, has a winding key located on the bottom of the cabinet and a play – stop button located on the front of the cabinet. There is a storage area which is lined with red velveteen above where the musical mechanism is mounted (see photos). WEIGHT: 2.40 lbs. DIMENSIONS: 8-1/4″ wide x 6″ length x 3 tall. The Music Box Repair Center Unlimited offers unprecedented personalized customer service in the repair and restoration of all makes and models of mechanical music mechanisms. We service music boxes utilizing cylinders & metallic discs. We also service musical jewelry boxes, Reuge (Swiss) & Italian mechanical musical cigarette/lipstick carousels (aka mosques), mechanical singing bird boxes & bird cages, mechanical whistlers, musical pocket watches & clocks, lockets and musical figurines, ballerina boxes, nutcrackers and smokers. We also sell and service the parts for the musical mechanisms in most cuckoo clocks. Additionally, as the sole North American distributor of REUGE & ROMANCE movements, The Music Box Repair Center Unlimited, has a complete inventory of Reuge & Romance mounting hardware & replacement parts. We also carry all the replacement parts for the THORENS AD30 4½ disc mechanisms & those made later by Reuge – Romance. Additionally, we stock the world’s largest selection of Thorens 4½ inch Discs, with over 300 different tunes to choose from. Thank you for your time and consideration of our music boxes, parts and services. Please let us know how we can be of any service to you, or your friends & family for music box parts or repair/restoration services. This item is in the category “Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Music Boxes”. The seller is “musicboxrepairman” and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Brand: Reuge
- JOBIN CABINET: SWITZERLAND
- Time Period Manufactured: 1970-Now
- Country/Region of Manufacture: Switzerland
- Handmade: No