The man who made the musical mechanism signed his name in pencil on the interior: Jean Guillaume Weyl. Made in Neuwied/ the 16th May 1786/ no. 18.
Case by David Roentgen, furniture worker; François Rémond, metalworker; clock movement by Peter Kinzing, instrument maker
German, Neuwied, 1786
Oak veneered with maple; gilt bronze mounts; enameled metal; glass; blued steel
6 ft. 3 1/2 in. x 2 ft. 1 1/2 in. x 1 ft. 11 1/2 in.