Lot 52: A Fine Neapolitan Mandolin by Luigi Salsedo, Naples 1892
Result Price + Premium
£600 - £1,000
This is an archive lot from a previous sale. Please contact us if you are looking to purchase or sell a similar instrument. Brompton's will be happy to guide you through the process and discuss the best options available to you.
VAT & Import Tax
20% buyers premium only
Twenty-seven fluted rosewood ribs with silver stringing. The neck, head and fingerboard veneered with tortoiseshell. The soundboard, rosette and scratch-plate inlaid with mother-of-pearl, with further pearl to the fingerboard edging.
Labelled: Luigi Salsedo . Fabbricante di Strumenti da Corda. 35. Strada Formale, 35. Napoli, 189.
A mandolin of exceptional quality *