Musical Instruments: Saturday 20 June 2015 10:30AM

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Viewing: Friday 19 June 9am-5pm and morning of sale from 8am

Live bidding available at www.the-saleroom.com

Including Guitars from the Paul Brett Collection (Lots 46-177)

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Lots 1 to 50 of 271


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A 19th Century German Violin, labelled 'Excelsior Copy of Paulo Maggini made in Germany for H.Senior Huddersfield', with a 370mm two piece back, ebony tuning pegs, in a leather case

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £120
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Lot 2

A Nickel Mounted Violin Bow, stamped Buttler, the ebony frog with pearl eyes

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £40
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Lot 3

A French Nickel Mounted Violin Bow, stamped C.Bazin, the ebony frog with pearl eyes, weight 52 grams

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £50
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Lot 4

A 19th Century Violin, possibly French, no label, with a 360mm two piece back, ebony tuning pegs, together with three bows, in a fitted case

Estimate: £400-600

Sold: £500
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Lot 5

A 19th Century Violin, possibly French, labelled 'Lutherie Artistique Jean Baptiste Colin 1896', with a 360mm two piece back, rosewood tuning pegs, together with two nickel mounted bows, cased

Estimate: £500-800

Sold: £480
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Lot 6

A 19th Century German Violin, labelled 'Richard Freidl Absroht 1782', with a 360mm one piece back, ebony tuning pegs, together with two nickel mounted bows

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £100
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Lot 7

A 19th Century Violin, possibly German, labelled 'Copie De Pietro Antonius dalla Costa-fecit in Treviso anno 17', with a 359mm two piece back, ebony tuning pegs

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £70
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Lot 8

A 19th Century German Violin, no label, with a 362mm two piece back, ebony tuning pegs, together with two bows, in a leather case

Estimate: £600-800

NOT SOLD
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Lot 9

An Italian 8-String Bowl Back Mandolin, in a leather case, together with a German Violin, with a bow, in a stained pine coffin case (2)

Estimate: £60-90

Sold: £70
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Lot 10

A 19th Century German Violin, no label, with a 360mm two piece back, lion mask carved scroll, ebony tuning pegs, together with three bows, in a stained pine coffin case

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £130
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Lot 11

A Small Late 18th or Early 19th Century Violoncello, possibly English, labelled 'J Wagstaff Maker...', with a 740mm two piece back, ebony tuning pegs, together with a bow

Estimate: £2000-3000

Sold: £1700
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Lot 12

A 19th Century Violin, possibly French, no label, with a 360mm two piece back, ebony tuning pegs, together with two bows, cased

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £70
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Lot 13

A Late 18th Century Violin, possibly Tyrolean, no label, with a 359mm two piece back, rosewood tuning pegs, together with a bow, in a stained pine coffin case

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £190
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Lot 14

An 18th Century Tyrolean Violin, labelled 'Dominicus Rief in Fils Tyrell 1797', with a 356mm one piece back, rosewood tuning pegs

Estimate: £500-800

NOT SOLD
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Lot 15

A Modern Chinese Violoncello, with a 760mm two piece back, ebony tuning pegs, together with a bow, in a hard plastic case

Estimate: £250-350

Sold: £220
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Lot 16

Four Cased Violins, including a Czech copy of a Strad, with two bows, in a leather case, a Lindo violin with a bow, in a walnut case, a Somis violin in leather case and another

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £350
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Lot 17

A 19th Century German Violin, no label, with a 352mm one piece back, ebony tuning pegs, together with two bows, in a leather case

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £150
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Lot 18

A 19th Century German 1/2 Size Violin, no label, with a 316mm two piece back, mixed tuning pegs, together with a bow

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £30
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Lot 19

A 19th Century German Violin, with 'Antonius Stradivarius...' label, 358mm two piece back, lions mask carved head, ebony tuning pegs, together with two bows, cased (a/f)

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £130
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Lot 20

A Late 18th or Early 19th Century German Violin, with pencil inscription, 354mm two piece back, boxwood tuning pegs, together with two bows, in a stained pine coffin case

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £400
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Lot 21

A 19th Century German Violin, no label, with a 358mm one piece back, ebony tuning pegs, together with a bow, in a stained pine coffin case

Estimate: £80-120

Sold: £160
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Lot 22

A 19th Century German Viola, no label, with a 403mm two piece back, rosewood tuning pegs, together with a 19th Century Violin, no label, with a 360mm two piece back, rosewood tuning pegs (in the style of Alfred Moritz), together with Three Bows, including one marked 'Torte' all in a fitted leather case

Estimate: £1800-2000

NOT SOLD
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Lot 23

A Bundle of Twenty Three Mixed Violin and Cello Bows

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £170
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Lot 24

An Early 20th Century French Violin, labelled 'Ch.J.B. Collin-Mezin, Luthier a Paris, Rue de Faub Poissonniere No.29 1901', with a 358mm two piece back, rosewood tuning pegs, in a fitted nylon case

Estimate: £1500-2000

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Lot 25

An Early 20th Century German Silver Mounted Violin Bow, stamped 'Gunter A Paulus' the ebony frog with enclosed pearl eyes, engraved silver mounts, the ebony adjuster with two engraved silver bands

Estimate: £150-250

Sold: £180
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Lot 26

A Gold Mounted Violin Bow, possibly French, indistinctly stamped 'Lupot', with a plain ebony frog, octagonal gold adjuster, in wooden case

Estimate: £220-280

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Lot 27

Two Violin Reference Books - Masterpieces of Italian Violin Making by David Rattray 2000 and Universal Dictionary of Violin & Bow Makers by William Henley

Estimate: £100-200

Sold: £90
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Lot 28

Book - Antonio Stadivari The Cremona Exhibition of 1987 by Charles Beare, with dust jacket, in slip case

Estimate: £200-300

NOT SOLD
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Lot 29

Book - The British Violin, the catalogue of the 1998 exhibition 400 years of violin and bow making in the British isles, by the British Violin Making Association, with dust jacket and slip case

Estimate: £200-300

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Lot 30

Books - Giuseppe Guarneri del Gesu by Peter Bidulph 1998, two volumes in slip case

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £350
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Lot 31

An English 'Maidstone' Violin, by John G. Murdoch & Co., London, with a 361mm two piece back, mixed tuning pegs, with a bow, in a leather case

Estimate: £50-60

Sold: £70
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Lot 32

A 19th Century German Violin, labelled 'Antonius Stradivarius...', with a 359mm two piece back, ebony tuning pegs, together with two bows, in a plush lined case

Estimate: £200-300

Sold: £250
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Lot 33

A Selmer 'Console' Rosewood Oboe, serial number 1645, with nickel plated keys, cased

Estimate: £40-60

Sold: £70
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Lot 34

A Pair of Hawkes & Sons 'Excelsior Sonorous Class' Wooden Clarinets, numbered 7367 and 7368, with nickel plated keys, in a case

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £110
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Lot 35

A Rosewood Oboe by Howarth & Co., London, serial number C6602, with plated keys, in a fitted case

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £110
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Lot 36

A Rosewood Clarinet, with plated keys

Estimate: £50-60

NOT SOLD
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Lot 37

A 19th Century Rosewood Bassoon, with nickel plated mounts and keys

Estimate: £100-150

Sold: £80
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Lot 38

A 19th Century Rosewood Flute by Wilde from Rudall & Rose, Strand, London, with nickel plated keys, in a mahogany case, together with a box of music related books and a box of woodworking tools (3)

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £550
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Lot 39

A Hawkes & Son of London Silver Plated 'Excelsior Sonorous Class A' Trombone, serial number 36531, with foliate engraved collars, mouthpiece, in a fitted case

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £35
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Lot 40

A Brass 'Anborg of Italy' French Horn, with silver plated keys and valves, cased

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £60
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Lot 41

A Brass Lindo Alto Saxophone, serial number AL-189-0307-016, with faux mother of pearl keys, with a selection of mouthpieces

Estimate: £50-80

Sold: £100
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Lot 42

A Jupiter 500 Series Brass Alto Saxophone, serial number 782595, with accessories, in a fitted case

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £120
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Lot 43

A Yamaha YAS 25 Brass Alto Saxophone, serial number 082278, in soft carry case; together with a Hiscox Moulded Case (2)

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £200
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Lot 44

A Stagg Model 88-MBA Brass Marching Tenor Horn, in a fitted case

Estimate: £130-150

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Lot 45

A Silver Plated Leviathan Model Class A New Standard Tuba by Besson & Co., London, with foliate engraved bell, serial number 123745, with mouthpiece and music, cased

Estimate: £70-100

Sold: £170
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Lot 46

A 1930s Clifford Twelve String Guitar, with maple back and sides, mahogany neck, ebonised fingerboard, chequered stringing and large simulated mother-of-pearl scratch plate, trapeze tailpiece and adjustable ebony pyramid bridge

Estimate: £800-900

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Lot 47

A 1960s Hofner President Acoustic Jazz Body Guitar, with single cutaway, serial number 8317, with flamed maple back and sides, carved spruce top, maple laminated neck, Hofner logo and floral design in mother-of-pearl, dot markers, rosewood fingerboard, Hofner tailpiece and floating bridge, blonde finish

Estimate: £300-500

Sold: £400
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Lot 48

A 1950s Maccaferri G30 Plastic Guitar, constructed of "Dow Styron" with single cut-away twin F holes, chrome tailpiece, cream plastic headstock

Estimate: £150-200

Sold: £280
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Lot 49

A 1920s Supertone Parlour Guitar, manufactured by Harmony with mahogany back and sides, spruce top with abalone bound body and sound hole rosette, mahogany neck with ebonised fingerboard inset with mother-of-pearl star and diamond markers, rosewood pin bridge

Estimate: £450-600

Sold: £450
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Lot 50

A 1930s Mastertone Special, made at the Gibson Kalamazoo factory, all mahogany construction, with mahogany neck, ebony fingerboard, pin bridge, ladder bracing, simple lined decoration to the top and sides, with pearl dot markers

The Mastertone special was made between 1938 and 1942 at the Kalamazoo factory and is similar to Kalamazoo KG11, the Carson, J Robinson and Recording King Guitars of the same era, which were all also manufactured by Gibson

Estimate: £500-700

Sold: £500
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