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Violins and fine violins

For many musicians, a violin is more than just an instrument. Especially old violins with their mature, individual character are true companions in orchestra playing, chamber music and solo performance. Corilon violin's online catalogue features unique antique German, French and Italian violins and master violins that inspire the serious player with their delicate tone and workmanship, selected tonewoods and fine antique varnish. Advanced and professional players alike appreciate our old and antique violins for their richness in tone, and as a desirable alternative with a stable and good investment value. Buy and try our premium quality antique violins online at Corilon violins, and browse our special online selections of old children's violins. The "Bows" section features our attractive selection of various violin bows. Search our website for instruments of a special maker or origin by typing e. g. "Italian violin", "French violin", or "German violin" into the search box. Buy and try our premium selection of old and antique violins online: each one selected for quality and condition, professionally restored by the qualified violin makers at Corilon and made ready to play.

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Klingenthal violin approx. 1850 - top

Antique violin from Klingenthal, for students, approx. 130 years old

Inventory No.: 4194
Provenance: Klingenthal
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: 1880 - 1900
Price: 750.0 €

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Older 1970's Bubenreuth violin in excellent condition

Older, 1970's Bubenreuth violin in excellent condition

Inventory No.: 4302
Provenance: Bubenreuth
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: approx. 1970
Price: 790.0 €

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Old, 1920's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, bright tones - top

Old, 1920's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, bright tones

Inventory No.: 4387
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 850.0 €

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Old German violin after Stradivari, for Franz Hell, Elmshorn

Old German violin after Stradivari, for Franz Hell, Elmshorn

Inventory No.: 4280
Provenance: Elmshorn
Maker: for Franz Hell
Length of back: 36.0 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 850.0 €

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Da Salo copy, violin from Markneukirchen - front view

Violin from Saxony, Da Salo model

Inventory No.: 3784
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 880.0 €

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German-Bohemian violin, patterend after Klotz, approx. 1940 - table

German-Bohemian violin, patterend after Klotz, approx. 1940

Inventory No.: 4335
Provenance: Saxony-Bohemia
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.2 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 890.0 €

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Old German violin with a warm, powerful sound

Old German violin with a warm, powerful sound

Inventory No.: 4325
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: 1940 circa
Price: 900.0 €

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old Markneukirchen violin after Amati, Saxony

Brilliant sound: old Markneukirchen violin after Amati

Inventory No.: 4187
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 900.0 €

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Antique German Saxon violin with a bright, clear tone - top

Antique German Saxon violin with a bright, clear tone

Inventory No.: 4381
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.0 cm
Year: approx. 1930
Price: 920.0 €

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Antique 19th century violin from Markneukirchen Saxony approx 1880 - top

Antique German violin from Saxony, classical model, approx. 1880

Inventory No.: 4412
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.6 cm
Year: approx. 1880
Price: 950.0 €

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Old, 1920's Saxony violin, clear, powerful tone - top

Old, 1920's Saxony violin, clear, powerful tone

Inventory No.: 4363
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.6 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 950.0 €

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Large antique German violin after Maggini - top

Large antique German violin after Maggini, Markneukirchen, approx. 1900

Inventory No.: 4345
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 37.0 cm
Year: approx. 1900
Price: 950.0 €

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New arrivals in our catalogue:
  • Powerful amtique Mittenwald violin, approx. 1830
  • Antique German violin from Saxony, classical model, approx. 1880
  • Old, 1920's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, bright tones
  • Fine Markneukirchen viola, Johann Christian Voigt II, 18th century
  • Max König, Munich, rare violin dated 1907
  • Jules Sirgent, Paris, fine antique French violin patterned after Guarneri
  • Antique German Saxon violin with a bright, clear tone
  • Antique Czech viola, Carl Hammerschmid, Wakkenreuth/Fleissen
  • Old German "Conservatory violin" after Stradivari, approx. 1930
  • Brilliant sound: old Markneukirchen violin after Amati
  • LEASE ONLY: Contemporary Cremonese master violin, Daniele Scolari
  • Fine master violin bow by Hermann Richard Pfretzschner
  • Fine H. R. Pfretzschner violin bow, silver mounted - masterpiece
  • LEASE ONLY: Plinio Michetti, a fine old Italian violin, Torino
  • WORKED OVER AND OPTIMZED: Fine French master violin, Victor Aubry, 1931
  • Contemporary Markneukirchen master viola, Jochen Voigt, 1982
  • 1/2 - Handmade 1/2 violin with a strong, warm sound
  • Eckart Richter, fine contemporary master violin from Markneukirchen, 1995
  • Modern mid 20th century English viola, oil varnished
  • German violin bow, very good playing qualities
  • Strong, active viola bow - Germany, 1970's, W. Seifert
  • Silver mounted German viola bow, active and strong
  • German-Bohemian violin, patterend after Klotz, approx. 1940
  • Old German violin after Stradivari, for Franz Hell, Elmshorn