Vintage Reuge Musical Automaton Capodimonte Italian Cigarette Lipstick Carousel For SaleVintage 1960's Reuge Musical Automaton Capodimonte Cigarette Carousel.These musical carousels, or mosques, were originally designed to dispense cigarettes, but they also hold lipstick.Handmade in a small town near Florence, Italy. This beautiful piece is Capodimonte Italian porcelain, finished with gold-plating over brass.The Swiss Music Movement musical carousel features (6) rotating doors with the capodimonte cherubs in various activities on the outside and beautiful red velvet lined, gold-plated, repoussage framed pockets featuring a mandolin and trumpet design.The doors open to "Fascination" and an old style Reuge Lyre is revealed inside. When the doors close "The emperor waltz" plays.Measures 13 1/2" to the top.To operate turn dial on the bottom, and then push in the button on the side 2 times to play music and open doors. May need a tune up, but works well. There is one small spot of paint wear (under the carousel top). Overall EXCELLENT condition.Buyer to pay $20 postage.I only ship to the connected 48 United States. Please message me before offerding if it would need to be shipped else where. Thanks.
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