Kalloscop

A 123-year-old Coin-op Viewer by Polyphon Musikwerke

Impossible to emulate.

DESCRIPTION

Kalloscop © 1895 Polyphon Musikwerke.


By inserting the prescribed coin on the slot, the first picture becomes visible, while the other 9 pictures must be made visible by a light pressure on the button.

TECHNICAL INFORMATION

PICTURE :
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Kalloscop the Coin-op Viewer
Click to enlarge
(members only)
Very handsome oak-case.
32x32x45 cm (13x13x18 inches)

SOURCES
Machine's picture.
Ernst Holzweissig Nachf.'s 1898 Export Catalogue - Page 71
Automatic Pleasures - The History of the Coin Machine - Nic Costa - 1988 - Page 119