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May 22, 2016 12:00 PMCalender

Violin, Attributed to Raffaele & Antonio Gagliano, Naples, 1840

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


Violin, Attributed to Raffaele & Antonio Gagliano, Naples, 1840, labeled RAFFAELE ED ANTONIO GAGLIANO, Quodam Giovanni Napoli 1840, length of back 357 mm, with case and nickel-mounted bow stamped E.HERRMANN.
Estimate $1,000-1,500

sound post crack, not set up, bridge wear, wing fractures on both sides, repaired crack in scroll, neck graft, several grafts in scroll, pegs bushed, scratches and blemishes.

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Antonio Gagliano, Naples