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German Violoncello

Auction:
3109T
Lot:
1012
Sold for:
$1,230$1,000

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

Description:

German Violoncello, labeled Antonius Stradiuarius Cremona/faciebat Anno 1720, length of back 748 mm, with case.
Estimate $1,500-2,000

Multiple long top cracks including sound post, reglued back center seam, crack to side of button, crack to treble side of lower rib, pegs bushed and screw holes from removed geared tuners plugged.


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.

Keywords

Antonii, Antonius, Booth Stradivarius, Cremona, Hammer Stradivarius

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