Anri Music Box Thorens Swiss Carnival of Venice. · Movement: Thorens 28 note. · Tune: Carnival of Venice. 28 note Thorens movement Anri music box.It plays Carnival of Venice. Measures 6 inch across and 6 inch high. The top turns around when the music plays. It depicts a boy reading a manuscript with a deer hiding behind the fence in a field of flowers, and watched by a bird sitting on a fence. Please take the time to look at the photos. This music box winds up and plays but "sticks" a bit from time to time. Cosmetically, the music box shows some wear but these are over 40 years old so it's to be expected. On an average, it takes about three months to create an ANRI figure. Only the best and healthiest trees are selected and only about 20% of these meet the ANRI standards. These logs are air dried for up to 3 years and then cut into blocks which are kiln dried to reduce moisture to 10%.
Woodcarver Oswald Moroder founded the shop in the year 1937. Since they are hand carved, no two boxes are the same. This is the reason why these boxes are so sought after and are so pricey. The item "Anri Music Box Thorens Swiss Carnival of Venice Hand Carved Wood Italy 28 Note" is in sale since Sunday, April 14, 2019. This item is in the category "Collectibles\Decorative Collectibles\Decorative Collectible Brands\ANRI".
The seller is "frugal_mama_fashionista" and is located in Wappingers Falls, New York. This item can be shipped worldwide.