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Italian Violin, Jacobus Cordanus, Genoa, c. 1770

Auction:
2477
Lot:
35
Sold for:
$23,700$20,000

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2477
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
October 11, 2009 12:00PM

Description:

Italian Violin, Jacobus Cordanus, Genoa, c. 1770, labeled CARLO ANTONIO TESTORE..., length of two-piece back 14 in., 355 mm, with case.

Certificate: W.E. Hill & Sons, London, August 28th, 1942.
Estimate $18,000-24,000

Very good, back button repair and retouch, later scroll.

Keywords

CARLO ANTONIO TESTORE, London, W.E. Hill & Sons, Bowed instruments, Football in Italy, Genoa, Genoa C.F.C., Luthiers, Sport in Italy, String instruments, Testore, Violin

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