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Violin, Prague School, Ferdinand August Homolka, c. 1875

Auction:
2892B
Lot:
127
Sold for:
$5,843$4,750

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 2892B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 22, 2016 12:00PM

Description:

Violin, Prague School, Ferdinand August Homolka, c. 1875, labeled Ferdinandus Aug. Homolka / Fecit Pragae 1875, length of back 356 mm.

Letter: Schmidt, 1950.
Estimate $3,000-5,000

Repairs to head/cheek, crack to shoulder and loose edge outside purfling.


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Homolka, Luthiers, Prague

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