Lutes - Viols - Miscellaneous Strings - Bows


For instruments on sale at The Early Music Shop - Saltaire please email uia@earlymusicshop.com
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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
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
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
2021 S
Philip Loury 14 Course Theorbo in excellent condition -  string lengths - 1695mm and 930mm , but no case.
£4,000
2056 S
Straight from the set of the popular BBC TV series, Wolf Hall we're proudly offering this Standard 6 course G lute, as played by actor Max Fowler who portrayed the character  Mark Smeaton. Currently set up with octave strings on the 5th and 6th courses and based on lutes by Gerle c1550 with a string length of 60cms.  Made by Stephen Haddock 2011 and includes a basic hard case.   £1,795
2099 S
7 Course Renaissance Lute by Stephen Haddock 2009 in good condition and well set up with fairly recent strings - string length 59.7cm with original wooden homemade case/box £675
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 in need of restoration - splits in the back and joint around the bottom bout - also in need of new strings, frets and general setting up. - no case or bow.
Reduced from £1,500 for quick sale
- Now £750 ovno...!
£750
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
2028 S
Bass Viol by Neil Hansford 1991 after Jaye, with hard case by Savage.
Reduced from £8,200 - Now £5,995 ovno...!
£5,995
2526 L Lu-Mi 7-string Bass Viol after Bertrand with Lu-Mi Bass Viol Bow and Lu-Mi Hard case - In excellent condition and less than 2 years old. £2900
2577 L
Lu-Mi Deluxe Tenor Viol (older model) with a hard case and Lu-Mi bow.
 £1800
 

Miscellaneous Strings

 

Reference

Description

Price

1844 S Baroque Viola by Bryan Maynard with Mettal Bow and hard case - in as new condition
Reduced from £5,650 - Now £3,995  a massive saving on new...!
£3,995
2043 S
Viola d'Amore (modern instrument) 6 or 5 playing strings/7 sympathetic strings - currently set up as a 5 string Viola (Cgdae) with  7 sympathetic strings.  Sold with soft gig bag  - in excellent condition
Reduced from £695 for quick sale - Now £645 ovno...!
£645
2044 S
Baroque Violin outfit - Baroque Violin (modern copy) with hard case and snake-wood bow - in excellent condition
Reduced from £795 for quick sale - Now £745 ovno...!
£745
2045 S
Vihuela by Malcolm Brooks 1994 with modern machine heads but in excellent condition and hard case.   £995
2050 S
EMS Soprano Rebec with bow and hard case £200
2051 S
 4 String Medieval Fiddle by Christoph Waidler 2008 with Bow and canvas covered hard case  - in excellent condition £595
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
2068 S
Modern 8 String Handanger Fiddle (hardingfele) by Douglas Clague 2009 based on an instrument by Anders Heldal of Hosanger Norway in 1850 - Currently  tuned to G D A E or for "Fanitullen" A E A C#  All under strings (drone strings) tuned to suit. Sold with used black hard case. £1,700
2110 S
Spanish Hurdy Gurdy by Martin Turner - in excellent condition and includes hard case.
£2,495
2549 L Baroque Violin, Mittenwald production (German made) from the late 19th Century. With hard carry case. This violin is in need of some refurbishment; sale price reflects condition.) £500
RHW121  Pochette en Viol c1900
£1,750
RHW146
 Plucked Psaltery
£352
     
 

Bows

 

Reference

Description

Price

1649 S Baroque Cello Bow stamped M S Gulliano - octagonal pernambuco stick with ebony frog and button - (total length 76cm - weight 59g) £250
Violin Bow C.1910 in the style of 1750 violin - round stick, fluted handle, ivory button - (total length 73cm - weight 53g)
£400
Treble Viol Bow by David Van Edwards (total length 62.5cm - weight 46g)
£250
2097 S
Snakewood Bass Viol Bow by Roger Doe   (total length 73.5cm - weight 54g)
£400
2550 L
Baroque Violin Bow by Roland Kraemer Reduced from £1200 - Now £1000 £1,000
     
RHW139 Bultitude baroque bow
£945

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