Lot 223: An Interesting Violin, Attributed to Carlo Antonio Testore
Result Price + Premium
£3,000 - £5,000
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VAT & IMPORT TAX
* - 20% buyers premium & 5% hammer price
The inked purfling
Labelled: Carlo Antonio Testore figlio maggiore del fu Carlo Giuseppe in contrada...1760. Branded on the upper button: CAT below a double headed eagle
Sold with the certificate of Matthius Eugene Mehne, Berlin 1978
Attributed to Carlo Antonio Testore
Length of back: 13 7/8ins, 354mm.
Minor repairs to table, ribs, and peg-box . Minor wear to varnish *