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Sale: 8th December 2015

Lot 460: An Italian Violin, possibly by Alfred Contino


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£15,000 - £20,000

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VAT & Import Tax

* 20% buyers premium & 5% hammer price


Labelled: Vincetius (sic) Postiglione Me fecit Neapoli Anno 1909. Further labelled: V+P within an oval, and a dotted circle within a triangle surmounted by a T. Branded internally and on the upper button: V. Postiglioni Napoli


possibly by Alfred Contino


Length of back: 361mm


Small sound post crack in table, two small cracks in peg box *

Sale Information

Sale Date

Tuesday 8th December 2015
First lot ends approx. 4:00pm