Labeled B. Calcanius - 4/4 - Violin - Italy - 1748

Description
Labeled B. Calcanius - 4/4 - Violin - Italy - 1748
Good - Number of items: 1 - Including: Violin - Hard case

Dear musicians, collectors, violin makers and dealers! You are bidding on a very fine and rare antique (18th century) 4/4 violin, labeled Bernardus Calcanius Fecit Genuae Anno 1748.
The instrument is in ready to play condition with some old professionally repaired cracks on the top, grafted scroll, bushed peg-holes, new ebony set up and new bridge. The violin has an excellent high grained spruce of the top and one piece back of softly flamed maple. The whole length of the violin is 583 mm and the back 356 mm. String length 32,3 cm. Full size. The sound of this instrument is of a charming character, rich and beautiful colors, depth and great carrying power. I hope the violin will find good hands. Wish you a successful bidding. Don't hesitate to contact me for any questions. Shipping worldwide!

Lot details
Brand
Labeled B. Calcanius
Multiple Models
No
Model
4/4
Type of Instrument/ Item
Violin
Country of Origin
Italy
Year of Manufacture
1748
Condition
Good
Nr of items
1
Includes
Hard case
Material
Wood
Weight
2.5 kg
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