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Lutes



Reference

Description

Price

2019 S
Martin Bowers 7 Course Renaissance Lute 1984 with 13 cedar ribs with ebony inlays and ebony veneered neck. A finely made, light weight instrument, in excellent condition and includes hard case.
Reduced from £3,500 - Now £1,995 for quick sale...!
£1,995
3158 S
8 Course Renaissance Lute by B J Smith - string length 625mm - no case - in reasonable condition and with new strings, but there is a long split along the center join of the soundboard.
£475
3294 S
Left Handed 7 Course Renaissance Lute by Robert Russell 2011 with 13 ribs made from yew seperated by blackwood inlay. This instrument is extremely well made with attention to detail throughout and includes a Kingham Hard Case - in excellent playable condition and is almost like new (including case) and has had very little use. ***Please note this is a  left handed lute
Reduced from £3,495 and reluctantly reduced to £2,995 for a quick sale and it is consider to be a real bargain for any left handed player...! 
£2,995
3452 S
Turkish Made 6 Course Lute with Case - in as new condition
Reduced from £500 - Now £400 for quick sale...!
£400
3505 S
Pathway 7 Course Lute 1995  in good condition, but the action is a little high towards the 7th fret and the instrument could do with new strings - no case £395
3686 S
EMS 8 Course Lute with Hard Case - in very good condition
£450
2665 L
*NEW* 5-course Medieval Lute by James Marriage (after lute c.1470). Yew wood back, pearwood pegs, neck and pegbox, double rose in pear and parchment. String length 52.5 (gut) 
£1,670
2725 L
EMS 7- course Renaissance lute with hard case
Reduced from £500 - Now £350 for quick sale
...
Note. This lute is currently on display at our Saltaire Showroom
 
£350
2861 L
Stephen Barber & Sandi Harris 6-course lute in A. Cypress back, walnut sides, ebony-veneered neck, ebony fingerboard, spruce soundbourd with parchment rosette. With a Kingham case.
£3,500
     

Viols



Reference

Description

Price

3084 S
Ceske 6 String Bass Viol with soft case - in good condition, but with repaired split in the back.
£1,795
3424 S
Large Festooned Bodied Bass Viol after John Rose by Michael Bishop 2009 with soft case - in very good condition
£3,500
3429 S
Michael Plant Bass Viol 1983 with 2 x bows and hard case - in very good condition.
£2,195
3442 S
Small Tenor Viol (string length 500mm, maker unknown) includes bow by Julian Body and ems soft case - in very good condition
£2,950
3450 S
Lu Mi Student 7 String Bass Viol and soft case - but please note there have been some major repairs to the soundboard which are still visible, but professionally repaired and is otherwise in very good condition and a huge saving on new.
Reduced from £1,995  now £1,395 or a quick sale...!
£1,395
3611 S
Lu Mi Bass Viol (with carved dragons head) and Lu Mi Bow and hard case - in very good condition £3,500
3646 S
Neil Hansford 7 String Bass Viol 1996 with carved head after Colichon in fitted Kingham Hard Case. String length approx. 718mm. In excellent condition and valued at £7,500. Owned by current owner from new in 1997. Tuned A415, but A440 possible without changing strings. A lightweight and responsive instrument, as you might expect from Neil Hansford. Priced to sell @ £6,750. Due to the high value of this instrument, we are unable to send it On Approval, but the instrument can be viewed at our Saltaire showroom.    £6,750
3687 S
Lu Mi Treble Viol after Hobkins c1609 with Dorfler Bow - in excellent condition and includes Lu Mi Hard Case   £2,100
3689 S
Treble Viol by Frederick Weller 1965 plus bow and canvas case - in good condition.
£1650



2808L
Rowland Ross 6 string bass viol made in 1976 (no. 33), with Tunnicliffe bow, hard case and some spare strings
   £4900 o.n.o.
2919 L
Lu Mi Student treble viol, in excellent condition, professionally upgraded
 £1400
     

Miscellaneous



Reference

Description

Price

2045 S
Vihuela by Malcolm Brooks 1994 with modern machine heads but in excellent condition and hard case.   £995
2066 S
Vihuela in E by Karl Kirchmeyer 2009 - string length 68cm - with hard case and in excellent condition
£2,000
2067 S
Modern 9 String Handanger Fiddle (hardingfele) by Douglas Clague 2014 based on an instrument by Anders Heldal of Hosanger Norway in 1850 - Normal tuning A D A E with B D E F# A for under strings (drone strings) with used blue  nylon covered rigid case.
£1,900
3056 S
Violin (with modern set up) - (label inside reads - Nachamung Von Maggini - Facit Anno 1647 Rebuilt 1945) - in very good condition - no case
£750
3139 S
Violin (modern set up) labelled Francois Barzoni, made for Bears & Sons  C.1909 (no bow) - with a basic modern case
£2,300
3141 S
Original EMS Symphony with hard case, in need of internal restoration and setting up, but otherwise in very good condition. Sold subject to contract
3451 S
7/7 Viola d'Amore by Derek Sanderson 1974 - in very good condition and with case
Sold subject to contract
3534 S
Turkish Oud with padded bag, Oud Tutor Book and in very good condition
£375
3551 S
Baroque Violin by John Duncalf 1981 with really ivory decoration to pegs with Baroque Violin Bow with really ivory frog by Walter Mettal 1981 with hard case - in excellent condition and sold with CITES documentation for sales within the EU (unfortunately, we are unable to ship this instrument outside the EU).
£2,500
3597 S
Ceske Baroque Viola with chin and shoulder rests and hard case - in very good condition. Although slightly heavier than the Lu Mi range of viola's, this instrument has a full bodied rich sound and is certainly worth considering. 
£1,250
3669 S
EMS Tenor Rebec with bow and hard case - in as new condition
£275
     
2843 L
Baroque Viola with hard case
 £1,000
2844 L
Baroque Viola with hard case
   £2100
2874 L
Lu-Mi Baroque Violin after Amati with hard case
 £1450
     

Bows



Reference

Description

Price

3117 S
Bass Viol Bow - in good condition £300
3156 S
Waidler 67cm fixed frog bow - in good condition £95
3583 S
Cameron Baroque Violin Bow with fluted stick in snakewood - approximate weight 55grms - in excellent condition
£350
3584 S
Professional Baroque Violin Bow in snakewood (maker unknown) - approximate weight 52grms - in excellent condition
£300
3688 S
Lu Mi Treble Viol/Baroque Violin Bow - in excellent condition
£275
2589 L
Lu-Mi tenor viol bow
 £250

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