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

Antique German Saxon violin with a bright, warm tone

Inventory No.: 4211
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1930
Price: 890.0 €

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Old, 1940's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, bright tones - top

Old, 1940's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, bright warm tones

Inventory No.: 4610
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 890.0 €

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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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Antique German violin from Saxony, approx. 1920

Antique German violin from Saxony, approx. 1920

Inventory No.: 2508
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.5 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 900.0 €

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Red violin from Saxony, approx. 1940 - top view

Red violin from Saxony, approx. 1940

Inventory No.: 4547
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 920.0 €

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Violin from Saxony, Strad copy - top

Outstanding German violin, Saxony approx. 1920

Inventory No.: 4392
Provenance: Saxony / Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 920.0 €

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French violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1900 - top

French violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1900

Inventory No.: 4146
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.1 cm
Year: approx. 1900
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, c.1900, with a warm, large sound

Inventory No.: 4650
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: 1900 circa
Price: 950.0 €

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Antique German violin from Saxony, classical model, approx. 1960 - top

Old German violin from Saxony, classical model, approx. 1960

Inventory No.: 4510
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1960
Price: 950.0 €

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Good quality 1920's Schuster & Co violin, Markneukirchen - top

Good quality 1920's Schuster & Co violin, Markneukirchen

Inventory No.: 4475
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: probably Schuster & Co.
Length of back: 35.3 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 950.0 €

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New arrivals in our catalogue:
  • Antique Mittenwald violin from the Mittenwald violin-making school, 1919
  • Interesting master violin from Bohemia, approx. 1880
  • Powerful German violin bow by H.R. Pfretzschner
  • Older English violin, J. R. Dutton 1979
  • Fine master violin by Marcus Klimke, contemporary elite violin maker (certificate Markus Klimke)
  • Excellent French violin bow, Morizot Frères (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Fine Italian violin by Mario Gadda, approx. 1960 (certificate Mario Gadda)
  • Fine French master violin, Victor Aubry, Paris 1944
  • WORKED OVER AND TONALLY OPTIMIZED: Ernst Heinrich Roth, fine 1955 violin - Guarnerius model
  • Antique German Saxon violin with a bright, warm tone
  • Antique French 3/4 cello by J.T.L., approx. 1880
  • Fine master violin bow by Hermann Richard Pfretzschner
  • Good German violin bow, W. E. Dörfler
  • Fine French violin bow by E. Sartory (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Fine English violin bow by Frank Napier / W.E. Hill & Sons (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Mario Gadda, Italian violin after Oreste Candi, 1984 (certificate Mario Gadda)
  • Mario Gadda workshop, Italian violin after Stefano Scarampella
  • Old, 1940's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, bright warm tones
  • Powerful older silver-mounted violin bow, Germany, by Klaus Ringer
  • Modern violin made in the French style, probably Czech or Hungarian
  • Antique Markneukirchen violin, by Schuster & Co. approx. 1900/1910
  • Antique German violin from Saxony, approx. 1920
  • Old, silver mounted violin bow, after Lupot - noble, classy tone
  • Lothar Seifert, German master violin bow, silver