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3490T Marlborough
November 9, 2020 12:00 PM - November 19, 2020 07:00 PMCalender


Auction: Musical Instruments - 3490T Location: Marlborough Date / Time: November 09, 2020 12:00PM


Violin, labeled Francesco Ruger detto il Per/Cremona 1687, length of back 351 mm, with case and bow.
Estimate $400-600

Overvarnished. Rib cracks at upper and lower bouts. Repaired back crack at bass edge of lower bout. Button graft including upper back, back center seam reinforced with paper. Some plate and rib deformation at chinrest. Cracks to back of pegbox and open graft.

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Francesco Ruger