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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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Modern German manufactured Bubenreuth violin - top

Modern German Bubenreuth violin, c1970

Inventory No.: 4365
Provenance: Bubenreuth
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: 1970 circa
Price: 450.0 €

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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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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 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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Old German violin, 1920's, bright, brilliant sound - top

Old German violin, 1920's, bright, brilliant sound

Inventory No.: 4243
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1920 circa
Price: 920.0 €

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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 Markneukirchen violin, probably by Schuster & Co.- top

Antique Markneukirchen violin, probably by Schuster & Co.

Inventory No.: 4435
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: prob. Schuster & Co.
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Price: 920.0 €

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Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop - top

Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop

Inventory No.: 4431
Provenance: Mittenwald
Maker: Mathias Klotz workshop
Length of back: 34.9 cm
Year: 1988
Price: 950.0 €

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Old German violin with a warm, powerful sound - top

Old German violin with a warm, large sound

Inventory No.: 4428
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: 1940 circa
Price: 950.0 €

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German violin after Stradivarius

Handsome old German violin, Saxony, approx. 1940

Inventory No.: 4327
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 950.0 €

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New arrivals in our catalogue:
  • Early 19th century Hopf violin, approx. 1820 - sweet sound
  • LEASE ONLY: Fine 18th century Italian violin (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Fernando Montavoci, rare 1936 Italian violin
  • Modern German Bubenreuth violin, c1970
  • English violin bow, silver mounted, after James Tubbs
  • German violin bow, mellow, light, silver mounted, M. Winterling
  • Older German viola bow, silver mounted - a strong player
  • Fine and excellent silver mounted cello bow, Lothar Seifert
  • 3/4 - German 3/4 violin, Hermann Keim, 1991
  • WORKED OVER AND TONALLY OPTIMIZED: Contemporary Markneukirchen master viola, Jochen Voigt, 1982
  • German silver-mounted violin bow, Markneukirchen, 1940's
  • H.R. Pfretzschner violin bow, silver mounted (certificate Klaus Grünke)
  • 19th century Klingenthal Hopf violin for small handed players
  • French violin, Maison Gustave Faes, Anvers
  • LEASE ONLY: Fine Italian master violin, Giuseppe Marconcini, Ferrara
  • Antique English violin, Emanuel Whitmarsh, London, 1893
  • Plinio Michetti, a fine old Italian violin, Torino
  • Giulio Cesare Gigli, fine 18th century Italian violin, approx. 1750
  • Jean-Joseph Honoré Derazey: French master violin (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Good Mittenwald 7/8 violin, 1988, Mathias Klotz workshop
  • WORKED OVER AND OPTIMIZED: Historic French violin, Remy Paris approx. 1840 (certificate Bernard Millant)
  • Good French violin bow by Prosper Colas
  • Fine old Mittenwald violin by Anton Ostler, 1930's
  • Modern Italian 7/8 violin, Carlo Melloni, 1932 (certificate Eric Blot)