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3170B Boston
November 11, 2018 12:00 PMCalender

Violin, Ferrara School, c. 1890

Auction: Musical Instruments - 3170B Location: Boston Date / Time: November 11, 2018 12:00PM


Violin, Ferrara School, c. 1890, unlabeled, length of back 361 mm, with English leather case stamped SWAINE & ADENEY. LTD. LONDON.

Provenance: Ubaldo Gardini.
Estimate $2,000-3,000

Damage to varnish, failed neck button graft at upper back, unconventional interior repairs at upper block, minor repaired cracks, A-peg cracks, repairs to edgework.

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