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Strong sounding German violin
Strong sounding German violin
Strong sounding German violin
Provenance: Germany
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 36.0 cm
Year: approx. 1940
Tone: Warm, powerful, dark
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Old Markneukirchen violin, 1940's (Saxony)

Featuring a beautifully warm and rounded, powerful tone, this 1940's Markneukirchen is a copy of Stradivari, built in the 1940s in Saxony in Germany. The instrument is a solid piece, well-crafted and besides its many visible traces from playing aesthetically appealing with its golden-brown transparent spirit-oil varnish. The top which is made from nice, medium grained spruce, the transparent varnmish emphasizes the deep flames of the medium arched two-piece back. Indeed its sound is quite motivating to play, strong and warm, mature, rounded. We are offering the violin despite its many optical flaws in substantially and technically perfect condition, ready to play and worked over completely by our experienced luthiers.

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