Lot 135: A Very Fine English Cello by Benjamin Banks, Salisbury circa 1780
Result Price + Premium
£50,000 - £80,000
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VAT & Import Tax
20% buyers premium only
Property of a Deceased Musician. This cello is in almost perfect condition
Labelled: Benjamin Banks fecit Salisbury. Further labelled internally on the bass and treble ribs: Benjamin Banks. Branded beneath the top button: B Banks.
Length of back: 29 1/16ins, 738mm.
Cello in excellent condition (see diagram) *