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Diddley Bow Fiddle

Auction:
3007B
Lot:
25
Sold for:
$308$250

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3007B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 14, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Diddley Bow Fiddle, labeled Antonius Stradiuarius Cremonensis/Faciebat Anno 1651/Germany, branded below the back button OFFENBACH, length of back 359 mm.
Estimate $100-200


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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Bow Fiddle, Antonii, Antonius, Classical music, Diddley bow, Jacques Offenbach, Music, Offenbach, Germany

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