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Four Full Size Violins

Auction:
2722T
Lot:
1454
Sold for:
$62$50

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Auction:
Discovery - 2722T
Location:
Marlborough
Date / Time :
May 08, 2014 10:00AM

Description:

Four Full Size Violins, two labeled ...COPY OF ANTONIUS STRADIVARIUS..., one Saxon and unlabeled, one labeled ...TON-KLAR MADE IN GERMANY FOR WILLIAM LEWIS AND SON, length of back 358, 353, 360, and 360 mm, all in cases, one with bow.
Estimate $100-200

One strad has glue loose fingerboard; glue openings; cosmetic work; adjust sound post; needs new strings. The unlabeled violin glue loose, loose neck, three repaired top cracks, glue openings, needs bridge, sound post, set up, missing G-peg. The Ton-Klar needs a new fingerboard; a new bridge, tailpiece, pegs, strings; cosmetic work. The other strad needs a neck reset; glue openings; needs cosmetic work; needs a new bridge.


The absence of a condition statement does not imply that the lot is in perfect condition or completely free from wear and tear, imperfections or the effects of aging. Condition requests can be obtained via email (lot inquiry button) or by telephone to the appropriate gallery location (Boston/617.350.5400 or Marlborough/508.970.3000). Any condition statement given, as a courtesy to a client, is only an opinion and should not be treated as a statement of fact. Skinner Inc. shall have no responsibility for any error or omission.

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WILLIAM LEWIS AND SON, Germany

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