Regina Music Boxes

The Regina Music Box Company was founded in 1894. Like all other music box companies, the Regina Music Box Company followed the traditional style for making and creating music boxes, but with a few improved features. The Regina music box was created to increase, enrich and enhance sound and volume. Unlike their competitors, the Regina music box also had the ability to play music for a longer period of time without someone having to rewind it.

These timeless music boxes contained up to 10,000 pins on what was known as a 13 inch long comb. These 10,000 pins, also known as teeth, had to be tuned any time the music boxes were moved in any way. Regina music boxes were innovative for their time because, and unlike traditional music boxes, the owners of them could change out the music and songs they were listening to.

REGINA MUSIC BOX REGINAPHONE GEAR ANY ANTIQUE REGINA MUSIC BOX PARTS AL MEEKINS
REGINA MUSIC BOX REGINAPHONE GEAR ANY ANTIQUE REGINA MUSIC BOX PARTS AL MEEKINS
$91.00
Antique CJ Heppe  Son Regina 55362 155 Inch Double Comb Music Box w Discs
Antique CJ Heppe Son Regina 55362 155 Inch Double Comb Music Box w Discs
$1,999.99
1890s SYMPHONION DISC PLAYER MUSIC BOX MAHOGANY CASE HAND WIND REGINA TYPE
1890s SYMPHONION DISC PLAYER MUSIC BOX MAHOGANY CASE HAND WIND REGINA TYPE
$151.50
CAPITAL CUFF MUSIC BOX  REGINA POLYPHON MIRA EDISON VICTOR COLUMBIA
CAPITAL CUFF MUSIC BOX REGINA POLYPHON MIRA EDISON VICTOR COLUMBIA
$3,800.00
Regina Sublima music box including 56 music disks No reserve Sounds amazing
Regina Sublima music box including 56 music disks No reserve Sounds amazing
$12,000.00
15 1 2 REGINA MAHOGANY DOUBLE COMB DISC MUSIC BOX WITH STAND
15 1 2 REGINA MAHOGANY DOUBLE COMB DISC MUSIC BOX WITH STAND
$3,850.00
Regina 8 music box
Regina 8 music box
$1,299.00
1900 Antique 20 3 4 Regina Double Comb Cupola Top Music Box Large Outstanding
1900 Antique 20 3 4 Regina Double Comb Cupola Top Music Box Large Outstanding
$7,500.00
15 1 2 REGINA MAHOGANY DOUBLE COMB DISC MUSIC BOX
15 1 2 REGINA MAHOGANY DOUBLE COMB DISC MUSIC BOX
$3,850.00
REGINA MUSIC BOX CRANK ANY  ANTIQUE REGINA MUSIC BOX PARTS  GEARS  AL MEEKINS
REGINA MUSIC BOX CRANK ANY ANTIQUE REGINA MUSIC BOX PARTS GEARS AL MEEKINS
$90.00
27 REGINA MAHOGANY DOUBLE COMB DISC UPRIGHT MUSIC BOX
27 REGINA MAHOGANY DOUBLE COMB DISC UPRIGHT MUSIC BOX
$16,995.00
15 1 2 REGINA DOUBLE COMB MUSIC BOX
15 1 2 REGINA DOUBLE COMB MUSIC BOX
$3,650.00
Antique Regina Single Comb Disc Music Box Cherry Case Inside Wind Low Serial
Antique Regina Single Comb Disc Music Box Cherry Case Inside Wind Low Serial
$4,724.10
Penny Operated Regina Mahogany Music Box with Ten 15 1 2 Discs
Penny Operated Regina Mahogany Music Box with Ten 15 1 2 Discs
$3,555.00
Antique Regina Model 61076 12 Music Box with Discs
Antique Regina Model 61076 12 Music Box with Discs
$2,200.00
27 Regina Changer Disc Music Box Case and Cabinet for Part or Restoration
27 Regina Changer Disc Music Box Case and Cabinet for Part or Restoration
$1,999.99
REGINA 27 1 2 INCH DISC MUSIC BOX UPRIGHT AUTOMATIC COIN OP CHANGER DOUBLE COMB
REGINA 27 1 2 INCH DISC MUSIC BOX UPRIGHT AUTOMATIC COIN OP CHANGER DOUBLE COMB
$11,999.99
ANTIQUE REGINA 15 1 2 DISC MUSIC BOX OAK CASE COIN OP
ANTIQUE REGINA 15 1 2 DISC MUSIC BOX OAK CASE COIN OP
$3,350.00
Regina music box 1894 with 20 tin records
Regina music box 1894 with 20 tin records
$650.00
Regina Double Comb Music Box with Discs and Cabinet
Regina Double Comb Music Box with Discs and Cabinet
$5,500.00

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The Regina tune sheets, which were interchangeable, metallic discs, were printed with the company logo, beautiful designs and different styles of music and songs. This allowed the owners of this music box to change out what they were listening to at any time to replace the tune sheets with something new and fresh. This innovation eliminated the boredom that was associated with the older-styled music box.

Over 100 years ago, the Regina music boxes were touted as America’s most refined music boxes. Although Regina music boxes were pretty expensive for their time period (they were $12.00, which equates to $300.00 in modern times), almost everyone who owned a home also owned this prestigious music box.

During their tenure of making and creating Regina music boxes, the company manufactured more than 100,000 music boxes. Sadly, and due to the passing of time which included two world wars, a major depression in economy and poor care, not many of the once glorious, highly sought after Regina music boxes have survived.

 

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