Lutes - Viols - Miscellaneous Strings - Bows


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Code: S for items in Saltaire
Code: L for items in London

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Antique and Rare Instruments


 

Lutes

 

Reference

Description

Price

1756 S 8 Course Lute in maple, maker unknown with brown canvas bag/cover
£375.00
1985 S
EMS Bass Lute - an early example, but in fairly good condition - no case.
Sold subject to contract
1990 S
14-Course Chitarrone by Robert Russell after 'Magno Tieffenbrucker', Venice, 1608. (Exhibit 26 in RCM Museum.) In exceptional condition and includes an handmade ribbon (strap) after an historical drawing - string lengths - 1703mm and 933mm . Hard velvet lined chitarrone case. (previously UIA ref. 2462 SL, but now at our Salts Mill showroom)
£4,000.00
2018 S
An original Early Music Shop 8 Course Lute with ripple maple ribs and rosewood fingerboard by A J Calvert 1983 in excellent condition but with 'shabby chic' hard case and padded bag.
£650.00
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.
£3,500.00
2021 S
Philip Loury 14 Course Theorbo in excellent condition -  string lengths - 1695mm and 930mm , but no case.
£4,000.00
2461 L
7-Course Lute by Robert Russell with snakewood fingerboard. Made in 1988 and in exceptional condition. Hard velvet lined lute case.
£3,000
 


 

Viols

 

Reference

Description

Price

Ubel bass viol.
£1,500.00
1986 S
Ceske Tenor Viol with Bow and Padded Bag -In fairly good condition and ideal for a beginner, but will require some setting up and possibly new gut frets and strings. 
Sold subject to contract
1987 S
Ceske Bass Viol with Bow and Padded Bag -In fairly good condition and ideal for a beginner, but will require some setting up and possibly new gut frets and strings. 
£950.000
2028 S
Bass Viol by Neil Hansford 1991 after Jaye, with snakewood bass viol bow by Roger Doe plus bass viol bow by Walter Mettal, including hard case by Savage. Realistically priced, but may accept near offers.
£8,200.00
2034 S
Ceske Master Tenor Viol with Bow and Padded Bag - In very good condition and an ideal instrument for the beginner/intermediate player. Currently with owner in Bath. Please call us for details and to arrange a viewing.    
Sold subject to contract
 

Miscellaneous Strings

 

Reference

Description

Price

1580 S An interesting Early Baroque Violin which still retains many of its original components. In spite of its varied history in terms of setting up and restoration, this instrument has a full bodied sound, which has to be admired. Supplied with bow and modern hard case.
£1,000.00
1685 S Renaissance Guitar by M. Nalysynk - 4 course guitar with spruce soundboard, cherry back and sides, pearwood and parchment rosette with violin type case - in as new condition
£1,600.00
1970 S
5 String Medieval Fiddle by Michael Foulds with bow and hard case - in very good condition Reduced from £550.00 - Now £450.00...! £450.00
1971 S
SINFONYE (Symphony - Medieval Hurdy Gurdy) Based on Belvoir Psalter Painting and made by T Warrington with soft padded case - in very good condition £840.00
1844 S Baroque Viola by Bryan Maynard with Mettal Bow and hard case - in as new condition
Reduced from £5,650.00 - Now £3,995.00..  a massive saving on new...!
£3,995.00
1880 S 4 String Medieval Fiddle by Paul Hathway with lined case and bow - in as new condition Sold subject to contract
1881 S English Guitar by Paul Hathway with gig bag and spare set of strings. This instrument is fitted with geared tuners for use of tuning and string replacement - in as new condition £695.00
2003 S
Hurdy Gurdy - A Renaissance Hurdy Gurdy by Helmut Gotschy with hard case and in excellent condition Sold subject to contract
2048 S
NRI Alto Rebec with NRI bow and hard case £350.00
2050 S
EMS Soprano Rebec with bow and hard case £200.00
RHW121  Pochette en Viol c1900
£1750.00
RHW146
 Plucked Psaltery
£352.00
     
 

Bows

 

Reference

Description

Price

Dolmetsch Tenor/Bass Viol Bow in pernambuco - octagonal fluted stick with ivory frog and screw - newly re-haired and re-conditioned - (total length 70.5cm - weight 52g)
Sold subject to contract
1649 S Baroque Cello Bow stamped M S Gulliano - octagonal pernambuco stick with ebony frog and button - (total length 76cm - weight 59g) £250.00
Bass Viol Bow by A R Baltitude C1960 no. 0562. Ornate fluted stick in pernambuco with ivory frog - (total length 73.2cm - weight 62g)
£995.00
Violin Bow C.1910 in the style of 1750 violin - round stick, fluted handle, ivory button - (total length 73cm - weight 53g)
£400.00
Treble Viol Bow by David Van Edwards (total length 62.5cm - weight 46g)
£250.00
     
2475 L Bultitude violin bow. Excellent and rare early example of Arthur Bultitude's work, from shortly before he left Hill's. Very light at just over 50g, with ivory frog and button. Reduced from £950 - Now £850 for quick sale! £850.00



RHW110 Treble viol bow by Walter Mettal - octagonal with ivory frog and adjustor £170.00
RHW139 Bultitude baroque bow
£945.00

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