This is a gorgeous burled elm musical box in a rather rare shape. It is also available in creamy white.
Its lovely marquetry includes a lyre, long horn and f hole stringed instrument with a few tiny flowers added. All set within a framing feletto border with ornate corners It measures 8 1/2" side to side, 5 1/2" back to front and stands 2 3/4" high on little brass feet.
It's playing Jesus Joy of man's desiring (Bach Cantata number 147) but you may select your favorite melody if you wish. You will enjoy the option to view or hide the mechanism with a cover that matches its dark chocolate lining. There is also a ring bar in the jewelry compartment that measures 4 1/2" x 2 1/4" x 1 1/2" deep.