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3/4 Markneukirchen violin
3/4 Markneukirchen violin
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Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 33.6 cm
Year: 1920 circa
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3/4 - attractive Markneukirchen violin, French model

This beautiful instrument is a good German 3/4 sized violin made around 1920, it was handmade in Saxony on a French model. This attractive 3/4 violin is preserved in a rare, undamaged condition what is quite unusual, not only for a small sized instrument. The tonewoods are of beauty and well selected. The glossy varnish is transparent and of a red-brown color, showing some traces from playing. The 3/4 violin is crackfree, undamaged and has been meticulously worked over by our luthiers and is offered ready to play. Her warm, somewhat mellow sound has character and volume, and is of good strength and beautiful tonal character.

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