Please see the video & listen to the sound on youtube! Please listen to this video with headphones for best result!A very interesting old German Stainer violin around mid 1800 with authentic repair label from Balthasar Klotz dated 1927. Please listen to the video/soundfile & scroll down to see all detailed XXL photos below as part of the description! Stamped on the upper back and inside the body. Nicely carved scroll, which has been masterly grafted to the neck and accurately inlaid purfling.
T his top violin shows no open cracks or open seams. The table is medium to fine grained spruce and the back, as well as ribs and neck, is nicely flamed maple. Pegs, fingerboard, tailpiece and chinrest are ebony. The instrument has been completely restored by our luthier and checked by our violin player on playability.
It received a soundpost patch on the front, bushings on all pegholes, new ebony pegs, 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 tonal character of this violin!Very good old German quality violin in immediate playing condition! Great mature tone - Please see the video & listen to the sound on youtube! Total 59 cm / 23.2", body 35,6 cm / 14", vibrating chord length 32 cm / 12.6, weight 486 gr / 17.1 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 down. 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 "OLD GERMAN VIOLIN STAINER / KLOTZ- VIDEO ANTIQUE RARE 252" is in sale since Friday, April 5, 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.