04-13-2014 04-14-2014
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Boston MA
2717B Boston
April 13, 2014 12:00 PMCalender

Two Violins

Auction: Musical Instruments - 2717B Location: Boston Date / Time: April 13, 2014 12:00PM


Two Violins, one labeled ...COPY OF ANTONIUS STRADIVARIUS..., length of back 354 mm, one labeled ...CH. J.B. COLLIN MEZIN..., length of back 357 mm.
Estimate $700-900

copy of Stradivarius violin, numerous flecks and abrasions on top, back, ribs and scroll, rebushed pegs, varnish issue on back, violin labeled Collin Mezin, repaired wing fracture, rebushed pegs, assorted flecks and abrasions.

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B. COLLIN MEZIN, Collin Mezin