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  • Old violins, antique violins, master violins, violas and bows online

  • Discover Corilon violin's outstanding selection of premium fine stringed instruments online – exclusive and unique master violins, old and antique violins, violas, cellos, children's violins, violin bows and cello bows, each one carefully and individually chosen because of its sound and quality. A portfolio of fine stringed instruments, all of which have been professionally set up and restored by the luthiers at our atelier for violin making and restoration.


  • Fine stringed instruments online, presented with MP3 sound samples

  • Become thoroughly acquainted with your master violin, viola or cello before you make your purchase: our online MP3 audio clips and interesting historical background information serve as a personal introduction to each old stringed instrument. Corilon violins is proud of a broad online selection of master violins and other fine stringed instruments, a wide-ranging palette of true musical personalities, and we guarantee the quality and authenticity of every instrument offered in our catalogue.


  • 30 day return policy and guaranteed safe, worldwide delivery

  • Fine stringed instruments will be sent straight to your home, and we guarantee for safe and secure international shipping. For 30 days you can fully get to know your "new" old instrument in your everyday musical environment – at home, in an ensemble and in the concert hall. If it does not meet your expectations, return and simply send it back.


  • Trade-in your fine stringed instrument

  • Old violins, master violins, violas or bows of quality that no longer meet your growing musical abilities may be offered to us in trade for a better one. Corilon's old violin shop will consider a trade-in for instruments you purchased from us and other fine stringed instruments: old violins, master violins, cellos, violas and bows of considerable quality.





  • We offer a guarantee on every instrument in our catalogue

  • Certificates and appraisals are an important cornerstone of the confidence you need before you purchase an old stringed instrument. This is why you can order a certificate of appraisal for every violin, master violin, viola, cello and bow we offer so you can have confirmation of important information about the provenance, age, structural details and current value of your old stringed instrument.


  • Violin shop and repair services at Corilon violins

  • Our specialist atelier will also accept commissions for service repairs, bow rehair and adjustments for your master violin, old violin, or viola (national and international). Please contact us for a quote and instructions for sending in your instrument.


    New arrivals in our catalogue
    • SALE: Old Mittenwald violin, J. A. Baader, c.1900
    • Bohemian student violin, c.1960/1970
    • 3/4 - warm and resonant sounding French 3/4 violin
    • SALE: Modern Italian violin, Piero Virdis, Pattada 2002 (certificate Piero Virdis)
    • SALE: Fine 18th century violin, Franz Knitl, Freising, 1769
    • Old German violin, circa 1910, with a warm, mellow sound
    • Magnificent French violin, François Caussin, Neufchateau approx. 1850 (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
    • TONALLY IMPROVED: Fine violin by Ernst Heinrich Roth, 1962 (certificate E. H. Roth)
    • Nicolò Gagliano, 1762: Fine Neapolitanian violin (certificate J. & A. Beare)
    • Fine quality viola by Ernst Heinrich Roth, 1958
    • 1/2 - Mittenwald violin, Sebastian Hornsteiner, 1970
    • 3/4 - small antique 3/4 sized Mittenwald violin, Eugen Gärtner stock
    • Fine 18th century violin, Klotz circle, approx. 1790 (certificate Hieronyms Köstler)
    • Christoph Götting, contemporary elite master violin
    • Giovanni Lazzaro, Padova 1990: Italian violin
    • 3/4 -Antique 3/4 violin from Mittenwald, c.1880
    • Large French violin, "Nicolas Bertholini" by Laberte, Mirecourt
    • IMPROVED: Interesting modern Italian violin, probably Luigi Mozzani, 1941
    • Mittenwald lion head violin, 19th century
    • Powerful German violin bow, Richard Geipel
    • SALE: French violin No. 73, Chenantais & Le Lyonnais, Nantes, 1933
    • Master violin No. 89, Paul Beuscher, "special cremone", Paris 1937
    • Violin op. 13 by Alajos Werner, Budapest, 1910
    • German Violin by Braun & Hauser München, approximately 1900