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Violin

Auction:
3051B
Lot:
116
Sold for:
$1,845$1,500

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3051B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 19, 2017 12:00PM

Description:

Violin, labeled Paolo Antonio Testore figlio/di Carlo Giuseppe Testore/in Contrada Larga di Mila-/no al Segno dell'Acquila/1759, length of back 353 mm, with case.
Estimate $1,500-2,500

Reshaped F-holes, saddle crack.


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Buddhahood, Buddhism, Buddhist culture, Gestures, Indian iconography, Indian religions, Mudra, Religion, Vajrayana, Xuande Emperor

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