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The BIG Reason

Music, opinions, and portfolio of Mark Eagleton, musician and web developer in Northern CA.

Box of snuff tins

Table Top Box

# Track Play
1. Table Top Box by Mark Eagleton

In the victorian era, music boxes were commonly made from old snuff boxes. There were personal sized pocket boxes that you carried around with you, and table top boxes for your parlor or coffee table.

These old table top boxes were the ones used for music boxes. I though this tune sounded like an old music box on the ukulele, and I like the occasional snuff… so there you are