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I have 2 old violins an am wondering if they are worth
I have 2 old violins an am wondering if they are worth something … read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
Appraiser, Researcher
8,695 satisfied customers
I hope you can assist me in my quest for information, or if
Hi There Kim, I hope you can assist me in my quest for information, or if not that you could direct me where to try next. I would love to find out more about an old violin which was passed from my gra… read more
Glenda B.
Glenda B.
Antique Musical Instrument Appraiser
College
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Can you appraise a violin which the makers tag says (in Italian)
Can you appraise a violin which the makers tag says (in Italian) Antonio Stradivaris Anno 1730. I bought the instrument in 1966 in Taos NM. It was in poor condition, but, after some work, plays beauti… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
Appraiser, Researcher
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Would like to find out the value of the Violin. Label inside
Would like to find out the value of the Violin. Label inside is: Joseph Guarerius Fecit Cremonae anno 17 IHS… read more
Kim D.
Kim D.
Antique Expert
208 satisfied customers
I have a violin that I would like to know a little about it.
I have a violin that I would like to know a little about it. It belonged to my grandfather and he bought it used when he was very young according to my dad. I am not looking to sell it but I would lik… read more
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Appraiser Alan AOA C
Certified & Licensed Adjuster/ Appraiser
All Organizational & Government Required Courses
1,342 satisfied customers
We have violin that shows model atonius Stradivarius cremonenfis
We have violin that shows model atonius Stradivarius cremonenfis No. 4 1/2 or 1/3 faciebat anno 17. Replaced old gut strings as were not all there. Have bow but needs repair. Is it worthy 100 to repai… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
Appraiser, Researcher
8,695 satisfied customers
Ihave a violin in beautiful conditions labelled Andreas ferdinandus
Ihave a violin in beautiful conditions labelled Andreas ferdinandus Mayer 1739 salzburg;;; What could be the value of this instrument? If I decide to sell it, would it be preferable tu selle it to som… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
Appraiser, Researcher
8,695 satisfied customers
I have a very old violin which was my grandfathers, who died
I have a very old violin which was my grandfather's, who died in '63. It is not in very good shape. If you look carefully inside is says Antonius Stradiuarius Grem____ (can't read it all) Faciebat Ann… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
Appraiser, Researcher
8,695 satisfied customers
I have a violin inside it has the following: dominicus montagnana
I have a violin inside it has the following: dominicus montagnana sub st gnum cremonae venetus 1723 ( or 172.3) Can there be two 1723 or is this worth anything???? cj… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
Appraiser, Researcher
8,695 satisfied customers
I inherited an old violin and am not sure of the value (if
I inherited an old violin and am not sure of the value (if any). I can't find markings but it comes with paperwork that says: Kunstler-seil-saiten superflexible violine Katalog Nr. 13 Chromstahl-bandu… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
Appraiser, Researcher
8,695 satisfied customers
We paid $6700 for this wonderfully sounding instrument which
We paid $6700 for this wonderfully sounding instrument which shows gypsy wear of playing scroll down. We bought it from a reputable dealer and had my wife's master violin teacher go through several vi… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
Appraiser, Researcher
8,695 satisfied customers
I would like to find if my dads violin is of any value? The
I would like to find if my dad's violin is of any value? The labels inside are as follows: (ONE LABEL SAYS) (THE OTHER LABEL SAYS) Roots Orchestra Violin GERMANY Stradivarius Model Anno Dem 1910 No. 5… read more
Kim D.
Kim D.
Antique Expert
208 satisfied customers
I have a violin on the inside label says Antonius Stradivarius
the inside label says Antonius Stradivarius Cremonensis germany faciebat anno 1761 the 61 is in pencil… read more
Kim D.
Kim D.
Antique Expert
208 satisfied customers
Picked up an antique 4/4 strad copy from an estate sale. Has
Picked up an antique 4/4 strad copy from an estate sale. Has typical but very 'aged' looking printed Strad copy label with date that says 1721 but then has some faded handwriting around the sound post… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
Appraiser, Researcher
8,695 satisfied customers
"Antonius Stratavarius Cremonnenlis Facie bat anno 1719" BD
"Antonius Stratavarius Cremonnenlis Facie bat anno 1719" BD inscribed in circle. Printed and written on label inside instrument.… read more
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Tyler, MM, AAGO
Musician/Appraiser
Master's Degree
5,858 satisfied customers
I have a Strad copy Im sure, but the information is not on
I have a Strad copy I'm sure, but the information is not on a separate label, but "engraved" inside the instrument. Does this indicate what kind of copy it is?… read more
Kim D.
Kim D.
Antique Expert
208 satisfied customers
violin with this information on the inside "guarnerins
I have a violin with this information on the inside "guarnerins feeit cremonae anno 1734 ihs." How do I go about finding out if it has any value? Thanks… read more
Will
Will
Executive Director
Bachelor's Degree
847 satisfied customers
I have a Antonius Stradiuarius Cremonsis Facieabat Anno 1734
I have a Antonius Stradiuarius Cremonsis Facieabat Anno 1734 violin that was handed down from my Greatgrandfather whitch that would make it over 150 years old. It also says made in japan inside of it.… read more
Kim D.
Kim D.
Antique Expert
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John, CT ABRSM

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