Lutes - Viols - Miscellaneous Strings - Bows


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Antique and Rare Instruments


 

Lutes

 

Reference

Description

Price

1621 S 7 Course Lute made from a John Harwood and Ian Isaac lute kit - with music books - no case
£350.00
1756 S 8 Course Lute in maple, maker unknown with brown canvas bag/cover
£375.00
1816 S 8 Course Lute by Paul Egholm 2002 with Kingham Hard Case - exceptional condition
SOLD
1985 S
EMS Bass Lute - an early example, but in fairly good condition - no case.
£600.00
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. 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
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
1574 S Uebel Bass Viol with Bow and Bag
£1,500.00
1691 S Treble Viol by Tony Lacey 2000 with Walter Mattel Bow and Kingham Case
SOLD
1801 S Renaissance Tenor Viol by Dieter Mockel with wooden case
SOLD
1925 S
Treble Viol by Arthur Marshall with bow and canvas bag
SOLD
1974 S
Festooned and decorated Bass Viola da Gamba after Joachim Tielke by Michael Foulds 2002 (no bow) - with padded bag and in excellent condition. 
£1,795.00
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. 
£695.00
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
 

Miscellaneous Strings

 

Reference

Description

Price

1531 S
Lute backed hurdy gurdy made from kit - plastic back needs new strings/setup, leather case - In need of a hurdy gurdy enthusiast prepared to spend time and re-set them up.
Re-advertised - Reduced from £750.00
- Now £450.00 for quick sale ...!
SOLD
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.
Reduced from £2,100.00
- Now £1,200.00 for quick sale ...!
£1,200.00
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
1820 S Waidler Soprano Rebec with Waidler bow and hard case. In very good condition except the bow requires re-hairing (approximate cost carried out by EMS = £35.00) SOLD
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
1845 S Baroque Style Violin - thought to be French /Italian (adapted and restored by Bryan Maynard) with Mettal bow and case SOLD
1880 S 4 String Medieval Fiddle by Paul Hathway with lined case and bow - in as new condition £595.00
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
1970 S
5 String Medieval Fiddle by Michael Foulds with bow and hard case - in very good condition £550.00
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
2003 S
Hurdy Gurdy - A Renaissance Hurdy Gurdy by Helmut Gotschy with hard case and in excellent condition £1,495.00
2476 L Piccolo violin from 19th century, labelled Johann Baptist Schweitzer, but copied. Good tone and condition, with case (arrange ahead for viewing)
£600
     
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)
£325.00
Bass Viol Bow stamped Arnold Dolmetsch - fluted stick in pernambuco with rosewood frog and button - (total length 71cm - weight 52g)
SOLD
1649 S Baroque Cello Bow stamped M S Gulliano - octagonal pernambuco stick with ebony frog and button - (total length 76cm - weight 59g) £250.00
Lu Mi Bass Viol Bow - (total length 72.5cm - weight 73g)
SOLD
Bass Viol Bow by A R Baltitude C1960 no. 0562. Ornate fluted stick in pernambuco with ivory frog - (total length 73.2cm - weight 62g)
£2,000.00
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.
£950



RHW110 Treble viol bow by Walter Mettal - octagonal with ivory frog and adjustor £170
RHW139 Bultitude baroque bow
£945

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