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Sale: 7th June 2021

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Lot 82: An Interesting Composite Viola


£4,000 - £6,000

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Signed internally: Made by Thomas Hardie


Length of back: 411mm


Repairs to table, ribs, back and peg box *


This interesting viola has been assembled by Thomas Hardie from parts of much earlier English instruments, the table is probably from a seventeenth century English instrument, and the back by Barak Norman, the ribs and scroll would seem to be by Hardie

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