Francesco Ruggieri - Viola - Germany - 1900

Description
Francesco Ruggieri - Viola - Germany - 1900
Good - Number of items: 1 - Including: Viola - Hard case

This instrument deservedly fetch very high prices. Labels: '' Francesco Rugier (or Ruger) detto il Per in Cremona, 1686 " ; similar ones are dated 1645, 1665, and 1697. Rugier or Ruger is the Cremona patois rendering of Ruggeri; the word " Per" is similarly the equivalent of'' Pero.'' '' Francesco Ruggeri detto il Per Cremona, 1671." Three violins are known dated 1684.
Viola in perfect condition.
Origin Germany early 1900

Checked by Geert Schrijvers - Hasselt.


Body length 39.8 cm

Cabinet width above 18.8 cm
Cabinet width below 22.5 cm

Viola length 65.5 cm

F-holes 8 cm

Inner etiquette / paper label:
Copy de Francesco Ruggieri ditto il per Cremona 1671

Four strings are tuned as c-g-d’-a '

Bow is missing.

Very good or excellent condition ... no tear or crack

Delivery EU Transport - 120 - EU - or pick up in Antwerp

Lot details
Brand
Francesco Ruggieri
Multiple Models
No
Type of Instrument/ Item
Viola
Country of Origin
Germany
Year of Manufacture
1900
Condition
Good
Nr of items
1
Includes
Hard case
Weight
3 kg
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