06-02-2019 06-02-2019
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
3260B Boston
June 2, 2019 12:00PMCalender
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French Five-string Viola

$246$200
Auction: Musical Instruments - 3260B Location: Boston Date / Time: June 02, 2019 12:00PM

Description:

French Five-string Viola, bearing an illegible label, length of back 384 mm, with case.

Provenance: The collection of Jerry Weene.
Estimate $400-600

In poor condition. Numerous top cracks including long saddle/sound post crack. Patch to lower rib. Back cracks emanating from upper block and center seam at lower bout. Knots and patches to fingerboard.


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Keywords

Jerry Weene