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April 28, 2013 12:00 PMCalender

French Violin, Hippolyte Chretien Silvestre, Paris, c. 1900

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Auction: Musical Instruments - 2648BLocation: BostonDate / Time: April 28, 2013 12:00PM


French Violin, Hippolyte Chretien Silvestre, Paris, c. 1900, labeled HC SILVESTRE, A PARIS 1898, length of back 359 mm.
Estimate $9,000-12,000

Very good, minor scratches, surface polished. Light retouch near bass ff, upper treble shoulder of back.

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