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November 5, 2016 12:00 PMCalender

American Violin, Henry J. Ruping, Brooklyn, 1922

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Auction: Musical Instruments - 2955BLocation: BostonDate / Time: November 05, 2016 12:00PM


American Violin, Henry J. Ruping, Brooklyn, 1922, bearing the maker's manuscript label, length of back 356 mm, with case.
Estimate $600-800

Button damage, center seam back partially reglued, wing crack, saddle crack, rib cracks, possible A-peg cracks, shimmed fingerboard

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Henry J. Ruping