You haven't verified your email address yet

4/4 violin of Saxon school, late 1800s

Lot reference 17735629
4/4 violin of Saxon school, late 1800s

The auction you are viewing has now ended

Show current auctions

Valid bid!

In order to place your bid, you'll only need to sign in or create a free account.

Already registered?

Waiting for extension Lot closed Open for bids in Lot closes in:

Restored by master luthier in Cremona

Condition: Good
Weight (in kg): 1.0
Type of Instrument/ Item: Fiddle

Unlabelled violin in great condition recently restored by a master violin maker of Cremona. The violin maker himself, attributed the instrument to the German school of Saxony, late 19th/early 20th century. Model, tips, thread and especially the head, are typical of that school, while the F-holes are more refined than usual. Single bottom block in maple wood, with tangential cut. Head, bands and threads in maple, soundboard in spruce. Original brown/gold alcohol varnish. Dimensions (mm): case length 355 caseUpper Bout: 164Lower Bout: 207Centre CC: 111New Ebony Frame keyboard. Warchal Brilliant strings The tool has had some repairs done in previous years, in perfect condition. Bridge and sound post just redone The violin is perfectly ready for use. Has a warm, dark and powerful tone. The lot includes only the instrument, no bow, case or other accessories. The violin does not have a certificate of origin, just attribution.

Bidders need to be aware that several countries do not allow importing objects derived from endangered and other protected species, even if a certificate of origin is provided. By bidding, you confirm that you have familiarised yourself with customs laws and regulations of your own country.

It elecmusic  

Member since: December 18, 2017


The seller will ship the item(s) within 3 working days after receiving confirmation of payment.

Shipping costs

United States from $71.18

More information

Trusted shipping

  • Trusted carriers
  • Lower shipping fees
  • Integrated Track & Trace system

Carrier options

  • Poste-italiane_big-@2x
  • Tnt_big-@2x
  • Ups_big-@2x
  • Sda_big-@2x

If you win more than one lot sold by the same seller in the same auction, your shipment will be combined. In this case, only the shipping costs of whichever lot has the highest shipping costs will be applied.

We’re sorry, we're unable to accept your bid

Due to an outstanding payment, you currently cannot place any bids on Catawiki.

Once your payment has been processed, you will immediately be able to place your bids again as normal. Please note: If you decide to pay via bank transfer, your payment may take up to 2 working days to be processed. We therefore recommend using one of the direct payment methods available on our payment page.

Pay now

Not registered yet?
By creating your free Catawiki account, you’ll be able to bid on any of our 35,000 special objects up for auction every week.
or Sign in

Never miss another special object!

Catawiki auctions off 30,000 special objects every week. Leave your email address, and we will send you free updates on our special objects and great discounts.

No, I'm not interested in special objects or discounts