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German Contrabass, c. 1920

Auction:
3109T
Lot:
1003
Sold for:
$2,091$1,700

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Auction:
Musical Instruments - 3109T
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
May 14, 2018 12:00PM

Description:

German Contrabass, c. 1920, unlabeled, length of back 110 cm.
Estimate $1,200-1,500

Grain painted. Repaired cracks to top, back and ribs, damage to head, open back center seam. Approximate vibrating string length 105 cm.


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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Bass, Contrabass, Machine learning, Woodwind instruments

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