1950's Amplified Thorens Music Box With Disc For Ice Cream Good Humor Truck


1950's Amplified Thorens Music Box With Disc For Ice Cream Good Humor Truck

This item has been shown 0 times.

Buy Now

1950's Amplified Thorens Music Box With Disc For Ice Cream Good Humor Truck:
$234


This listing is for a 1950's amplified Thorens music box. It appears to be complete and have good teeth. This was found in an old building and we have been told it was used on a 1950s ice cream truck like a Good Humor truck. The sound would carry through the neighborhood and since it was before common use of tape and since a record player would be difficult to use while driving, it makes perfect sense. I am told it would be powered by either 6 volt or 12 volt batteries depending on what vehicle it was made for . Please look at the pictures closely so that you are happy with your purchase. It has no cord and I have not attempted to do anything with it, so it will certainly need gone through before using.

If you have any questions, call Lloyd at 703-801-1459 or email me.Become a fan of Coinopwarehouse and visit our FACEBOOK page to see our inventory as it arrives!

On Apr-03-13 at 05:17:04 PDT, seller added the following information:

I have been told this is probably from a Mr. Softee or mistersoftee truck. In 1956 they started using a speaker on the roof of their trucks that played a music box tune, and this is probably the unit used to do that.


1950's Amplified Thorens Music Box With Disc For Ice Cream Good Humor Truck:
$234

Buy Now



Vintage Swiss Made Thorens No 28 Wind Up Music Box 3 Songs picture
Vintage Swiss Made Thorens No 28 Wind Up Music Box 3 Songs


Vintage Fred Zimbalist Thorens Silver Plated Pipe Organ  picture
Vintage Fred Zimbalist Thorens Silver Plated Pipe Organ


Vintage Austria Musical Carousel Music Box Lipstick Cigarette Holder Februholz picture
Vintage Austria Musical Carousel Music Box Lipstick Cigarette Holder Februholz


Vintage Swiss Jewelry Box picture
Vintage Swiss Jewelry Box


Reuge Music Box Sainte Croix Switzerland Tchaikovsky 3/72 picture
Reuge Music Box Sainte Croix Switzerland Tchaikovsky 3/72


 Vintage Little Brown Jug Music Box  Rotating Drunk Clown Lamp Post picture
Vintage Little Brown Jug Music Box Rotating Drunk Clown Lamp Post