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English Violin, Attributed to Benjamin Banks

Auction:
2333
Lot:
307
Sold for:
$3,290$2,800

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2333
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 15, 2006 12:00PM

Description:

English Violin, Attributed to Benjamin Banks, labeled BENJAMIN BANKS, MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKER, IN CATHERINE STREET SALISBURY 1778, and stamped BANKS below the button, the two-piece back of bold curl, the ribs of medium curl, the scroll of irregular curl, the top of fine to medium grain, the varnish of a golden brown color, length of back 14 1/16 in., 357 mm, with case.
Estimate $2,800-3,000

Keywords

Benjamin Banks, MUSICAL INSTRUMENT MAKER , Bowed instruments, String instruments, Violin

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