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May 22, 2016 12:00 PMCalender

Austrian Violin, Attributed to Johann Georg Thir

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


Austrian Violin, Attributed to Johann Georg Thir, labeled JOHANN GEORG THIR, LAUTEN UND GEIGENMACHER, repair label STEPHAN THUMHART, AMBERG, 1850, length of back 359 mm, with case.
Estimate $3,000-4,000

minor flecks and abrasions, open seam at lower bout, bulging rib at lower bout, neck graft, small crack near button, minor repair cracks top.

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