Lot 48: Violin, Attributed to the Gagliano Family, c. 1840, labeled RAFFAELE ED ANTONIO GAGLIANO, QUONDAM GIOVANNI NAPOLI 1831, length of back
Fine Musical Instruments
April 28, 2013
Boston, MA, USA
Violin, Attributed to the Gagliano Family, c. 1840, labeled RAFFAELE ED ANTONIO GAGLIANO, QUONDAM GIOVANNI NAPOLI 1831, length of back 357 mm.
Certificate: Severin Schurger, Miami, March 1, 2004.
Repaired worm damage to back near C-bout, treble side and near bottom 1 cm from center joint. Small rectangular inlay repair to back at C-bout, treble side. Hairline top fracture at upper treble bout. Scratches and abrasions.
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