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Italian Violin, Giuseppe Dall' Aglio, Mantua, 1803

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


Italian Violin, Giuseppe Dall' Aglio, Mantua, 1803, bearing the maker's label, length of back 349 mm.

Certificate: W.E. Hill & Sons, London, June 25, 1946.
Estimate $30,000-50,000

Small repaired hairline fracture near lower bout edge of back, treble side. Repaired edge fractures, upper treble side of back. Button graft repair. Upper corner capped on bass side of back.
Inlaid breast patch supporting top arch. Repaired hairline fractures in soundpost area and above ff's. Small sawtooth inlay repair at treble bridge foot position. Two top corners capped.
Original willow linings.

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London, W.E. Hill & Sons