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Sale: May 24th - June 5th 2023

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Lot 73: Property of a Gentleman: A Fine Italian Violin by Michele Platner, Rome circa 1740


£60,000 - £80,000

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* 20% buyers premium & 5% hammer price

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This violin is in a very fine state of preservation.


Labelled: Michael Platner fecit Romae Anno 1741
Bearing the Wurlitzer registration number: 8252


Sold with the certificate of Beare Violins Ltd, Kent 2023, and the certificate of Rembert Wurlitzer, New York, 1938


By Michele Platner


Length of back: 356mm


A Condition Report is available upon request

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