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I have what I believe to be a really old Banjo and case. The
I have what I believe to be a really old Banjo and case. The only indication of its make is the word "harmony" imprinted on the wooden string support. Beneath the instrument inside the case is a yello… read more
Wayne
Wayne
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I have a violin strainer. At one time it had a paper inside
I have a violin strainer. At one time it had a paper inside that said. “ Jacobi's Stainer in Absam, Obenhiener 12 (or16) … read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
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I have a Gibson EB 6 bass guitar. Serial Number A 33446. It
I have a Gibson EB 6 bass guitar. Serial Number A 33446. It is circa 1959 or 1960. I bought it in 1967 and it had been modified to a 4 string fretless. Is it worth more as is or restored to a close as… read more
Wayne
Wayne
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How are you? I've inherited a violin passed through
Hi. How are you? I've inherited a violin passed through different generations but about which we know little. It's marked, “Francois Pique 1795” and tags in the case appear to be from a rare violin sh… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
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I'm looking for an honest, very expert appraisal for my
I'm looking for an honest, very expert appraisal for my violin. I have reason to believe that it is a Villaume (sp?) I have had the instrument for about 70 years and it was quite old when I got it. … read more
jennem22
jennem22
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Bachelor's Degree
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Trying to get an appraisal on a violin that is well over a
trying to get an appraisal on a violin that is well over a hundred years old. Writing on it Vuillaume 2 Paris Rue Croix des Petites Camps 46 Dresdens 2 … read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
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I have a anonius stradiuarius cramonensis faciebat anno 1779
I have a anonius stradiuarius cramonensis faciebat anno 1779 then a circle inside a circle upside down t above A-S inside inercircle … read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
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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.
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College
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Ive just inherited a Jean Baptiste Vuillaume a Paris 3 rue
Hi, ive just inherited a Jean Baptiste Vuillaume a Paris 3 rue Demours- ternes well that's what it says on the label inside the violin, you've probably been asked this question a number of times ;). I… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
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Have aastrata. How can violin I be sure, I inherited it from
I inherited it from my mother. He father played and came from Germany. The markings look exact to me … read more
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twinb1201
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I have a very old violin I purchased 50 years ago from an 80
I have a very old violin I purchased 50 years ago from an 80 year old co-worker. It's in an original wooden case with bow. Inside, the name (GIOVANNI PAOLO MAGGINI) is stamped into the wood. There is … read more
Steven-R
Steven-R
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I have a Martin violin and would like to know the approx. value.
I have a Martin violin and would like to know the approx. value. It is 23 1/4 inches long. behind the neck there is an emblem stamped into the wood (something with a little crown on top. below that at… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
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Hi, We purchased an old violin in an extremely old case. The
Hi, We purchased an old violin in an extremely old case. The violin is marked "fried. ang. glass verfertigt nach, antonins straduarius fies, fabrikat in cremona 1793", so I know it is not that valuabl… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
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A twelve string mandolin purchased in Rome some years ago
A twelve string mandolin purchased in Rome some years ago and told it was circa 1910. Small bone or ivory disc shaped machine heads approx 1cm dia. Machine heads are side mounted on neck head. Dark re… read more
Will
Will
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Bachelor's Degree
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I have an old Antonius Stradiuarius, made in Germany, copy
I have an old Antonius Stradiuarius, made in Germany, copy of - violin that has some signs of wear but is fully operational and functions as intended. My father bought it in 1930 and it was at least 2… read more
Will
Will
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Bachelor's Degree
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Hi There! I am in the process of getting a quote for my home
Hi There! I am in the process of getting a quote for my home insurance and they are requesting for a value of my instruments.I have never insured them before.Even though they are old,they do me the wo… read more
twinb1201
twinb1201
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We have a violin, fiddle or viola. It has been passed down
We have a violin, fiddle or viola. It has been passed down through the family. In the late 50's when my husband was taking music classes in school the teacher told his parents that the " violin" was w… read more
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twinb1201
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I have a Jacobus Stainer in Ablam prope Pempontum dated 1631
I have a Jacobus Stainer in Ablam prope Pempontum dated 1631 with the last two numbers appearing different to the others. It is what I consider to be original condition with obvious marks of wear. It … read more
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