Please see the video & listen to the sound on youtube! Please listen to this video with headphones for best result!Beautiful old German MAGGINI violin around 1930s! Please listen to the video/soundfile & scroll down to see all detailed XXL photos below as part of the description! Nicely crafted violin, with masterly and widely crafted scroll with the Maggini extra twist and accurately double inlaid purfling on front and back. This beautiful masterpiece shows the typical signs of age and some marks in it´s old amber varnish, but no open cracks or open seams. The table is finely grained spruce and the 2-piece back is intensely flamed maple - fingerboard is ebony.
The violin was completely revised in our workshop and received new setup with new ebony pegs, an elder ebony tailpiece, new ebony chinrest, a new bridge, new soundpost and new strings. These are new German silver wound steel core strings with good projection, easy to play while allowing rapid finger performance. We use these strings on mostly all of our violins to provide a comparison of the tonal qualities of each instrument in the videos.In any case a new owner should consider higher quality strings of own personal preference to enhance the full character of this violin! Beautiful antique instrument in immediate playing condition!
Great warm and mature sound - Please see the video & listen to the sound on youtube! Total 60,5 cm / 23.8, body 36,7 cm / 14.4, vibrating chord length 32,7 cm / 12.9, weight 521 gr / 18.4 oz. For further questions please feel free to ask, or/and - as we sell a lot of different violins - we would recommend to do a bit of internet research Google / Wikipedia etc.
About makers, models and prices. Please be aware, that mostly all violins we offer are old and in used condition - it might differ from instrument to instrument, but each violin will probably need personal settings, such as new strings etc. To suit your individual needs.. We´ll pack your violin for max. Safety at transport with the bridge laid.PLEASE CHECK FEEDBACK FROM OUR BUYERS! Among our numerous customers are many professional violinists, collectors, dealers and repeating clients from all over the globe - just READ WHAT OTHER PEOPLE SAY ABOUT US!! For our other selected premium violins, violas and bows as well as for more information about and around old violins please visit our website!
Please also see our other listings - we currently offer several old violins. The item "BEAUTIFUL OLD MAGGINI VIOLIN VIOLINO ANTIQUE see video 024" is in sale since Friday, June 21, 2019. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\String\Orchestral\Violins".
The seller is "old-violin-international" and is located in Lisbon. This item can be shipped worldwide.