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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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German FRAMUS violin, Bubenreuth approx. 1970 - top

German violin, Bubenreuth, probably Framus 1970's

Inventory No.: 4555
Provenance: Bubenreuth
Maker: Framus
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1970
Price: 850.0 €

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Old German violin, ca. 1930 - top

Old German violin, Saxony, approx. 1930

Inventory No.: 3974
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1930
Price: 890.0 €

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German violin from Markneukirchen, top

Old German 1940's violin from Markneukirchen

Inventory No.: 4312
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 890.0 €

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Antique Markneukirchen violin, by Schuster & Co.- top
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Antique Markneukirchen violin, by Schuster & Co. approx. 1900/1910

Inventory No.: 4745
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Schuster & Co.
Length of back: 35.5 cm
Year: approx. 1900/1910
Price: 890.0 €

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German Violin made in the French style, Saxony, circa 1910 - top

German Violin made in the French style, Saxony, circa 1910

Inventory No.: 4423
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: 1910 circa
Price: 900.0 €

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Antique 20th century German violin - top
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Recommendable antique Markneukirchen violin with a dark, brilliant sound

Inventory No.: 4757
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 950.0 €

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

Inventory No.: 4673
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Price: 950.0 €

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

Inventory No.: 4722
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: probably Schuster & Co.
Length of back: 35.3 cm
Year: approx. 1920
Price: 950.0 €

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Violin from Saxony, after Jacobus Stainer - top
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Saxon violin after J. Stainer, exceptionally attractive sound, c.1910

Inventory No.: 4525
Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Price: 950.0 €

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Lady's violin, 7/8 violin by Schuster & Co. - table
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7/8 - "Lady's violin", 7/8 violin, by Schuster & Co., c.1910

Inventory No.: 4485
Provenance: Markneukirchen
Maker: Schuster & Co.
Length of back: 35.0 cm
Year: approx. 1910
Price: 950.0 €

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French violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1930 - top

French violin from Mirecourt, approx. 1950

Inventory No.: 4735
Provenance: Mirecourt
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.5 cm
Year: approx. 1950
Price: 950.0 €

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Old Czech violin after Niccolo Amati, c.1900 - table
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Old Czech violin after Niccolo Amati, c.1900

Inventory No.: 4707
Provenance: Bohemia
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.8 cm
Year: approx. 1900
Price: 990.0 €

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New arrivals in our catalogue
  • Old Czech violin after Niccolo Amati, c.1900
  • Recommendable antique Markneukirchen violin with a dark, brilliant sound
  • Contemporary Italian violin, Gianni Norcia, Bologna
  • 7/8 - "Lady's violin", 7/8 violin, by Schuster & Co., c.1910
  • Old, 1940's Saxon violin, Markneukirchen, warm tones
  • Modern French soloist viola, Jacques Camurat, Paris 1958
  • French violin bow, atelier Charles Louis Bazin (certificate J.F. Raffin)
  • Modern Mittenwald viola, Matthias Klotz 1982
  • 3/4 - antique French 3/4 violin, Breton model
  • Silver-mounted violin bow, for K. van der Meer Amsterdam
  • Fine Markneukirchen violin bow after Sartory, sweet, sophisticated tone
  • Markneukirchen violin bow, bright, clear sound, lightweight
  • 3/4 - German 3/4 violin bow, approx. 1950
  • Interesting Southern Italian violin, ascribed to Enrico Politi
  • Brilliant toned Markneukirchen master violin, around 1960
  • German violin, Bubenreuth, probably Framus 1970's
  • Old German violin, Saxony, approx. 1930
  • François Fent, a fine historic French viola of the late 18th century (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Franco Albanelli, 1991: A fine contemporary Italian violin (certificate Hieronymus Köstler)
  • Antique German violin by Wolff brothers, Kreuznach, 1905
  • 3/4 - old Mittenwald 3/4 violin: mature, clear sound
  • Lothar Seifert, German master violin bow, silver
  • Atelier Albert Marissal, Lille: French violin No. 50B, 1948
  • Contemporary Markneukirchen master viola, Jochen Voigt, 1982, for soloists