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Antique German violin, 1920's, Markneukirchen - table
Antique German violin, 1920's, Markneukirchen - table
Antique German violin, 1920's, Markneukirchen - back
Antique German violin, 1920's, Markneukirchen - back
Antique German violin, 1920's, Markneukirchen - ribs
Antique German violin, 1920's, Markneukirchen - ribs
Antique German violin, 1920's, Markneukirchen - scroll
Antique German violin, 1920's, Markneukirchen - scroll
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Tone: Mature, warm
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Antique German violin, 1920's, Markneukirchen

This old German violin, built in the 1920's, is a beautiful instrument with expressive traces of use and indeed good sound qualities at the price. The violin was handmade in Markneukirchen/Saxony. A small repair to the lower rib allows us to offer this fully worked over violin at a reduced price - ready to play. The top is made of medium grained spruce, the two piece back of mildly flamed maple: quality tonewoods, adorned with the interesting play of colors produced by a transparent orange-brown varnish over a luminous yellow ground. Typical traces of use show that this good German handmade violin has been played often and with pleasure. Offered without any additional or damage, the violin has been worked over by our professional luthiers and is offered ready to play, offering a warm, mature, strong tone.

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