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Provenance: Saxony
Maker: Unknown
Length of back: 35.9 cm
Year: 1900 circa
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Antique violin of Klingenthal, resonant sound

This instrument is approximately 110 years old and probably comes from a traditional Klingenthal master workshop. It is handmade. The strong, clear sound of the violin is mature, resonant, rich in overtones and carrying, dark and light alike. Its tone is balanced across the strings. The instrument must have been played very often. There are some traces of playing on wood and varnish. The violin is beautifully preserved, undamaged and crackfree. The transparent varnish is intensely deep red. The top consists of middle-aged spruce, the two-piece back from flamed maple. Our luthier has reconditioned the instrument in detail, and made it ready to play. Especially recommended for demanding musicians!

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