Please see the video & listen to the sound on youtube! Please listen to this video with headphones for best result! Very beautiful old violin around 2nd half 1800 with repair label Max Krauss 1908. Please listen to the video/soundfile & scroll down to see all detailed XXL photos below as part of the description! Nicely carved scroll and accurately inlaid purfling.
T his beautiful violin shows former professionally executed repairs on the back, but now no open cracks or open seams. Please note the repair label from the Max Krauss workshop in Landshut / Germany dated 1908. The table is medium to fine grained spruce and the back is nicely flamed maple.Like always the violin has been checked by our luthier and by our violinist on playability. In our workshop it received new setup with newly fitted elder ebony pegs, elder ebony tailpiece, elder ebony chinrest, a new bridge and new strings. These are new German silver wound steel core strings, which have a good projection and allow quick finger action. We use these strings on mostly all of our violins, to allow a comparison of the tonality of each instrument in the videos. We would recommend higher quality strings of your own preference to enhance the full character of this violin!
Good antique quality instrument in immediate playing condition! Great mature sound - Please see the video & listen to the sound on youtube! Total 59 cm / 23.2", body 36 cm / 14.2", vibrating chord length 32,8 cm / 12.9, weight 428 gr / 15.1 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 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. This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\String\Orchestral\Violins". The seller is "old-violin-international" and is located in this country: PT. This item can be shipped worldwide.