Skinner

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Auction 2955B

November 5, 2016 12:00PM

11-05-2016 11-05-2016

63 Park Plaza, Boston

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English Violin Case, W.E. Hill & Sons, London, c. 1890

English Violin Case, W.E. Hill & Sons, London, c. 1890

Lot:
1
Sold for:
$3,936$3,200

English Violin Case, W.E. Hill & Sons, London, c. 1890, one of twelve "Apostle" cases produced to house Stradivarius violins, with music-themed marquetry of exotic woods, fine paper lining and brass More ...

Sam Maloof (1916-2009) Walnut Music Stand

Sam Maloof (1916-2009) Walnut Music Stand

Lot:
2
Sold for:
$3,998$3,250

Sam Maloof (1916-2009) Walnut Music Stand, California, late 20th century, music holder and turned pole both adjustable raised on four curved legs, with calamander and ebony accents, ht. to 51 1/4, More ...

Music Stand, 19th Century

Music Stand, 19th Century

Lot:
3
Sold for:
$154$125

Music Stand, 19th Century, the adjustable turned shaft with tripod base and splayed feet, ht. 50, wd. 19 1/2 in. More ...

French Double-action Concert Harp, Erard, Paris, 19th Century

French Double-action Concert Harp, Erard, Paris, 19th Century

Lot:
4
Sold for:
$738$600

French Double-action Concert Harp, Erard, Paris, 19th Century, the brass action plate engraved Erard/13, Rue du Mail/PARIS, also engraved 3166, forty-six strings, seven pedals, height 69 1/2 in., More ...

English 7-string Lute Guitar, Edward Light, London, c. 1830

English 7-string Lute Guitar, Edward Light, London, c. 1830

Lot:
5
Sold for:
$1,353$1,100

English 7-string Lute Guitar, Edward Light, London, c. 1830, no. 59, inscribed Patronised/by the/Society of Arts, lacquered and gilded with foliate motif, scale length 18 3/4 in. More ...

French Lyre Guitar, c. 1810

French Lyre Guitar, c. 1810

Lot:
6
Sold for:
$523$425

French Lyre Guitar, c. 1810, unlabeled, with eagle head finials, scale length 25 in. More ...

Italian Lyre Mandolin, Raffaele Calace, Naples, 1905

Italian Lyre Mandolin, Raffaele Calace, Naples, 1905

Lot:
7
Sold for:
$185$150

Italian Lyre Mandolin, Raffaele Calace, Naples, 1905, bearing the maker's label. More ...

Portuguese Lyre Cittern, Joao Pedro Gracio, Lisbon, 19th Century

Portuguese Lyre Cittern, Joao Pedro Gracio, Lisbon, 19th Century

Lot:
8
Sold for:
$738$600

Portuguese Lyre Cittern, Joao Pedro Gracio, Lisbon, 19th Century, bearing the maker's label. More ...

German Bowed Zither, c. 1880

German Bowed Zither, c. 1880

Lot:
9
Unsold
 

German Bowed Zither, c. 1880, unlabeled, length of back 414 mm, with case. More ...

Italian Rebec, Workshop of Leopoldo Franciolini, Florence, c. 1890

Italian Rebec, Workshop of Leopoldo Franciolini, Florence, c. 1890

Lot:
10
Sold for:
$800$650

Italian Rebec, Workshop of Leopoldo Franciolini, Florence, c. 1890, unlabeled, the fruitwood form with inlaid floral and pictorial motifs. More ...

Two Violas da Gamba, Treble and Alto, c. 1960

Two Violas da Gamba, Treble and Alto, c. 1960

Lot:
11
Sold for:
$246$200

Two Violas da Gamba, Treble and Alto, c. 1960, unlabeled, length of backs 388, and 502 mm. More ...

Bass Viola da Gamba, Domingos F. Capela, Anta Espinho, 1969

Bass Viola da Gamba, Domingos F. Capela, Anta Espinho, 1969

Lot:
12
Sold for:
$1,476$1,200

Bass Viola da Gamba, Domingos F. Capela, Anta Espinho, 1969, bearing the maker's label, length of back 740 mm. More ...

Three Pochettes

Three Pochettes

Lot:
13
Sold for:
$554$450

Three Pochettes, of various sizes and styles. More ...

Three Mute (or Practice) Violins

Three Mute (or Practice) Violins

Lot:
14
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Mute (or Practice) Violins, various styles. More ...

Three Mute (or Practice) Violins

Three Mute (or Practice) Violins

Lot:
15
Sold for:
$400$325

Three Mute (or Practice) Violins, various styles. More ...

Three Mute (or Practice) Violins

Three Mute (or Practice) Violins

Lot:
16
Sold for:
$369$300

Three Mute (or Practice) Violins, various styles. More ...

Pedagogical Violin

Pedagogical Violin

Lot:
17
Sold for:
$154$125

Pedagogical Violin, stamped PAT'D; together with two mute (or practice) violins. More ...

Alto Saxophone, Selmer Super Balanced Action, 1951

Alto Saxophone, Selmer Super Balanced Action, 1951

Lot:
18
Sold for:
$5,535$4,500

Alto Saxophone, Selmer Super Balanced Action, 1951, serial no. 47742, with Selmer mouthpiece, registration card, hang tag, and case. More ...

Alto Saxophone, C.G. Conn 6M Transitional, 1931

Alto Saxophone, C.G. Conn 6M Transitional, 1931

Lot:
19
Sold for:
$1,722$1,400

Alto Saxophone, C.G. Conn 6M Transitional, 1931, serial no. 245808, the bell engraved with art deco motif and naked lady, with Conn mouthpiece, and case. More ...

Alto Saxophone, Eugen Schuster Majestic Aristocrat, c. 1940

Alto Saxophone, Eugen Schuster Majestic Aristocrat, c. 1940

Lot:
20
Sold for:
$277$225

Alto Saxophone, Eugen Schuster Majestic Aristocrat, c. 1940, serial no. 743, with case. More ...

American Silver Flute, Wm. S. Haynes, Boston

American Silver Flute, Wm. S. Haynes, Boston

Lot:
21
Sold for:
$984$800

American Silver Flute, Wm. S. Haynes, Boston, the body joint engraved WM. S. HAYNES Co./BOSTON MASS/U.S.A./7155/ PATENTED, body length 26 1/2 in. More ...

Assorted Wood and Metal Violin Templates

Assorted Wood and Metal Violin Templates

Lot:
22
Sold for:
$738$600

Assorted Wood and Metal Violin Templates, from the workshop of Henri Miller, Mirecourt, bearing the maker's notes and brands. More ...

Spruce Violoncello Soundboard Blank

Spruce Violoncello Soundboard Blank

Lot:
23
Sold for:
$74$60

Spruce Violoncello Soundboard Blank, consisting of two quartersawn wedges, lg. 37, wd. 10, dp. 2 in., weight 12.4 lbs. More ...

Maple Board

Maple Board

Lot:
24
Sold for:
$49$40

Maple Board, quartersawn for bridge blanks, lg. 49, wd. 8, dp. 2 in., weight 20 lbs. More ...

Pernambuco Board

Pernambuco Board

Lot:
25
Sold for:
$12$10

Pernambuco Board, together with two partially worked bow blanks and one off cut, approximate dimensions 39 x 2 x 1/2 in., weight 1.6 lbs. More ...

Six Pernambuco Boards

Six Pernambuco Boards

Lot:
26
Sold for:
$554$450

Six Pernambuco Boards, of varying dimensions, approximate length 40 in., weight 21.2 lbs. More ...

Eleven Pernambuco Boards

Eleven Pernambuco Boards

Lot:
27
Sold for:
$615$500

Eleven Pernambuco Boards, of various dimensions, approximate length 40 in., weight 25.4 lbs. More ...

Pernambuco Billet

Pernambuco Billet

Lot:
28
Sold for:
$31$25

Pernambuco Billet, approximate dimensions 38 x 2 1/2 x 2 1/4 in., weight 7 lbs. More ...

Pernambuco Billet

Pernambuco Billet

Lot:
29
Unsold
 

Pernambuco Billet, approximately 39 x 4 x 2 1/2 in., weight 13 lbs. Provenance: The estate of Randy L. Steenburgen. More ...

Pernambuco Billet

Pernambuco Billet

Lot:
30
Sold for:
$172$140

Pernambuco Billet, approximate dimensions 39 x 4 x 3 in., weight 15.4 lbs. Provenance: The Estate of Randy L. Steenburgen. More ...