Our collection of exquisite musical jewellery boxes are hand crafted
to the highest standard and make perfect special occasion gifts. The
wooden boxes are inlaid by hand with beautiful marquetry designs and
finished in various European & exotic wood veneers including burr
elm, walnut, bubinga, madrona, palisander, maple & others.
Delightful music boxes in a range of designs with twirling figurines
inside. Our unique collection of musical jewellery boxes with
ballerina & fairy figurines are perfect gifts for girls, whilst
our musical treasure boxes have something to inspire the imagination
of boys. Perfect for Christenings, Birthdays & Christmas gifts!
Beautiful, highly detailed and decorated miniature musical carousels
each fitted with a traditional music
box movement. The wooden carousels rotate as the music
box plays making them a wonderful decorative music gift that are
always enjoyed by all ages.
A particularly delightful collection of traditionally hand made
boxes with laminated pictures on the lids. Open the box
to play the music & view the movement inside. Perfect as a
keepsake christening gift.
Cylinder Music Boxes
Beautiful hand crafted cylinder music boxes made in the traditional
music box fashion including famous Swiss music boxes from Reuge. A
collectible range from smaller boxes of 18 & 36 note with 1 tune
to larger traditional music boxes of 50 & 72 note with
multi-tunes & superb tone, depth & musical arrangements of
classical favourites. These luxurious music boxes are sure to be
handed down from generation to generation with pride.
Charles Reuge first settled in Sainte-Croix, Switzerland during 1865
where he began manufacturing pocket watches with small musical
movements. The Reuge factory still occupies the same address in
Switzerland to this day where they make a range of music boxes from
single tune 36 notes through to large complex multi tune versions
with large musical scales.
Gifts & Collectables
Our ever popular selection of music gifts include collectables,
novelties & paperweights fitted with musical movements. Each make
a unique music gift idea for all occasions from stocking fillers to
anniversary & birthday treats.
Movements (Music Box Parts)
Traditional clockwork & hand cranked musical movements suitable
for fitting into your own made music
boxes and musical collectables. Available in a range of
sizes & tunes.
Inspired by the beauty & magnificence of the full size Victorian
carousel, this superior series of collectible musical carousels are
individually cast with the finest of detailing and meticulously
painted by hand.
N J Dean & Co are proud to be the UK main distributor for
Enchantmints products. Specially designed to be cherished for years,
Enchantmints musical treasure boxes are just right for keeping
jewellery, collectibles and other precious little finds.
Snow Globes & Musical Water Globes
Traditional clockwork wound musical water globes & musical snow
globes. Shake the glass globe to make the glitter swirl around the
carousel inside as a delightful melody plays.
The traditional clockwork driven mechanical singing bird in a cage. A
true piece of craftsmanship for the mechanical music collector. Hand
made in Germany using old historic factory patterns. A beautiful &
unique music box gift idea.
Boegli musical pocket & wrist watches with a miniature 17 note
mechanical movement. Each is hand made in Switzerland by craftsmen
using the techniques established some 200 years ago when the very
first pocket watch with a mechanical musical movement was created.
Mechanical Organ & Manivelle Music Box
These traditionally made mechanical street organs & manivelle
musical boxes from Teánola have
been developed using the traditional techniques of the old masters
from around 1885 playing by perforated music. Also available in kit
form to assemble yourself!
Our hand made wooden carvings are ideal for making ornate music
box cases or small street organ facades. Carved from
light hardwood they can be painted, stained or varnished.
Boxes (non musical)
For those seeking a pure jewellery box without the musical movement,
then our gorgeous collection of 'non musical' jewellery boxes are the
perfect solution. Each of our jewellery boxes are hand crafted using
either fine woods and veneers or leather. The inlaid wooden jewellery
boxes have real hand cut marquetry designs finely inlaid using many
different types of wood. A beautiful, lasting gift idea.
Elegant watch boxes hand crafted by artisans using fine woods &
veneers. Not only a practical watch storage solution, but a beautiful
piece of furniture that will take pride of place on any sideboard. A
perfect gift idea for the discerning gentleman.
Hand crafted collectable kaleidoscopes that make a perfect, unique
gift idea for the person who thinks they have everything ! They'll
give hours of fun with their endless, stunning optical images that
these wonderful objet d'art create.
by Mats Jonasson
A perfect addition to one of our luxurious musical jewellery boxes.
These beautifully crafted glass pendants from Mats Jonasson in Sweden
are inspired by mythology, fairy-tales and reality.
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Exquisite Musical Boxes