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Bluegrass Shack Productions has one of the finest selections of fractional and full size violins and fiddles over the internet. All of our instruments come set up and ready to play, and there are sound clips of each one for you to listen to. We are currently in the process of photographing and recording our vintage fiddles, which number over 500 in all, so if you don't see what you are looking for, feel free to contact us. Most of our vintage fiddles start at $300.

We do carry new cases (starting at $50 with purchase of instrument) and bows (starting at $25 with purchase of instrument) and can get you a price quote upon request.

Bluegrass Shack Productions wants you to be satisfied with your purchase. If you are looking for a fiddle and you don't know what size to order, or if you aren't sure if you should buy new, used, or vintage, take a look at this information from the LearnBluegrass website.

One of the most frequent questions we get asked is, "What is the difference between a fiddle and a violin?" There is no difference in the instrument at all. The setup of the instrument might be slightly different, such as a different brand of string or a different bridge curvature. Usually classical players refer to the instrument as a violin, and bluegrass, country and folk musicians will refer to it as a fiddle. Your purchase will work for any style of music!

If you save your receipt, you will also be able to trade in your fiddle for a different size (for children starting on a less than full size instrument) or for a more expensive one later on. We offer great trade-in values, many times giving you the full amount you paid for your instrument when it is returned to us in good condition with the original receipt.

Instruments may be purchased using a credit card or your checking account through PayPal. This is free for buyers. You may also call us with your credit card number. If you would like to purchase with a check or money order, please contact us at BluegrassShack@aol.com for instructions. Thank you and happy looking!

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Used 4/4 Violin/Fiddle Outfit $160
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Reference No. 4344

SOLD! Lightly used with no date or tag. Mostly likely 20+ years old. This instrument features dyed hardwood pegs, dyed hardwood fingerboard, metal tailpiece with four fine tuners, wooden chinrest, and Super Sensitive Red Label steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/4".

Overall condition is very good. Original varnish is in very good condition, with just a few dents, dings and scratches overall. Virtually no wear to the edges. No any cracks or repaired cracks. This is a plywood instrument with painted on purfling. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a bright tone quality. Great for bluegrass, Irish or folk. Nice instrument for the beginning player!

Comes complete with used case & bow.

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Used 4/4 Violin/Fiddle Outfit $160
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Reference No. 4373

SOLD! Lightly used with no date or tag. Mostly likely 20+ years old. This instrument features dyed hardwood pegs, dyed hardwood fingerboard, composite tailpiece with four fine tuners, plastic chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with virtually no dents, dings or scratches overall. Virtually no wear to the edges. No any cracks or repaired cracks. This instrument has painted on purfling. Top is medium to wide-grain spruce, with a lightly flamed maple back, sides & neck. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a moderately bright tone quality. Great for bluegrass, Irish or folk. Great for the budget!

Comes complete with used case & bow.

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Used 4/4 Violin/Fiddle Outfit $199
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Reference No. 4213

Lightly used with no date or tag. Mostly likely just a few years old. This instrument features ebony pegs with Parisian eye, ebony fingerboard, metal tailpiece with four fine tuners, ebony chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with a few dents, dings and scratches overall. Virtually no wear to the edges. No any cracks or repaired cracks. Top is medium to fine-grained spruce, with a quarter sawn, wide-grain maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a bright tone quality. Great for bluegrass, Irish or folk.

Comes complete with used case & bow.

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Used 4/4 Violin/Fiddle Outfit $295
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Reference No. 4351

SOLD! Lightly used with no date or tag. Mostly likely just a few years old. This instrument features ebony pegs, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners, ebony chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 13-15/16", with an overall length of 23".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with only a few dents, dings and scratches overall. Virtually no wear to the edges. No any cracks or repaired cracks. Top is medium-grained spruce, with maple back, sides and neck. Finger position tapes can easily be removed, if desired. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a moderately bright tone quality. Nice depth for a student level instrument! Great for bluegrass, Irish or folk.

Comes complete with used case & bow.

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Used 4/4 Violin/Fiddle Outfit $305
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Reference No. 4387

SOLD! Very lightly used instrument with a very forgiving tone quality! According to the customer we purchased this from, it is less than a year old. This instrument features ebony pegs, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners, ebony chinrest, and upgraded Pirastro Chromcor steel strings. Body length is 13-7/8", with an overall length of 23".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with virtually no dents, dings or scratches overall. Top is very fine-grained spruce, with a quarter-sawn maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as medium in volume with a warm, forgiving tone quality. Easy to play and super for the beginning student! Great for any style of music, and highly recommended!

Comes complete with used case & bow.

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Used German Knilling 8KF 4/4 Violin/Fiddle $305
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Reference No. 3388

SOLD! Nice sounding German instrument! Knilling 8KF. This instrument features ebony pegs, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners, plastic chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23-3/8".

Overall condition is very good. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with virtually no dents, dings or scratches overall. There is 5" repaired crack in the top that runs from the treble f-hole to the bottom edge. One of the ribs has a 1-1/2" repaired crack. See Pic 1. Top is fine to very fine-grained spruce, with a maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as medium loud to loud in volume with an all around moderate tone quality. Smooth playing and easy on the ears! Great for any style of music!

Does not include case or bow.

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Used 4/4 Violin/Fiddle Outfit $399
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Reference No. 3822

SOLD! Lightly used instrument with a great tone quality. No label or tag, but this is probably around 10 years old. This instrument features ebony pegs with Parisian eye, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with Parisian eye and four fine tuners, ebony chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/4".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with very few dents, dings and scratches overall. Looks like the back has been reglued at the block. I don't see any cracks or repaired cracks. Top is medium to wide-grained spruce, with a nicely flamed maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a moderately bright tone quality. Slight warmth and easy to play! Even across all strings! Great for any style of music.

Comes complete with used case & bow.

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Used German 4/4 Violin/Fiddle $399
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Reference No. 3375

A. Schroetter, made in Mittenwald, Germany. No date on tag, but mostly likely 1980's. This instrument features ebony pegs, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners, plastic chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/4".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in very good condition, with some dents, dings and scratches overall. There is a worn spot in the varnish on the back. See Pic 1. Light to moderate wear to the edges. One corner has been repaired (top and ribs). Looks like a very nice job -- See Pic 2. I don't see any cracks or repaired cracks. Top is medium to fine-grained spruce, with a lightly flamed maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a bright tone quality. Even across all strings and easy to play! Great for bluegrass, Irish or folk.

Does not include case or bow.

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Used 4/4 Violin/Fiddle $399
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Reference No. 3391

Kurt Wittelsbach, Made in West Germany, ca. 1987. This wonderful instrument features ebony pegs, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners, plastic chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/2".

Overall condition is very good. Original varnish is in good condition, with numerous dents, dings and scratches overall. There is moderate wear to the edges. There is a tiny, 1/8" tight saddle crack in the top over the block. No other cracks or repaired cracks. Top is very even, fine-grained spruce, with a nicely flamed maple back, sides and neck. The neck is slightly more narrow at the nut, so string spacing is better suited to smaller hands. I would classify this one as medium loud to loud in volume with a bright, clear tone quality. Great for bluegrass, Irish or folk.

Does not include case or bow.

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Used 4/4 Violin/Fiddle Outfit $405
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Reference No. 4036

SOLD! This is one of our handmade fiddles that was recently traded in. Lightly used and in great condition! This instrument features ebony pegs with Parisian eye, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with Parisian eye and four fine tuners, ebony chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/4".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with virtually no dents, dings or scratches overall. No cracks or repaired cracks. Top is medium to fine-grained spruce, with a tightly flamed maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a moderately tone quality. Super smooth and easy to play! Great for bluegrass, Irish or folk.

Comes complete with used case & bow.

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Used 4/4 Romanian Violin/Fiddle Outfit $425
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Reference No. 3803

This is a 2019 Gliga made in Romania. This wonderful instrument features ebony pegs, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners, ebony chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/2".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with virtually no dents, dings or scratches overall. Top is medium to fine-grained spruce, with a lightly flamed maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a bright, clear tone quality. Great for bluegrass, Irish or folk!

Comes complete with used case and bow.

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Used 4/4 Violin/Fiddle Outfit $460
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Reference No. 4343

SOLD! Look at the beautiful, one-piece maple back on this one! It is one of our handmade fiddles that was recently traded in. It is about 10 years old, and features ebony pegs with Parisian eye, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with Parisian eye four fine tuners, plastic chinrest, and upgraded Prim strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with virtually no dents, dings or scratches overall. Top is medium to fine-grained spruce, with a one-piece highly flamed maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a moderately bright, clear tone quality. Super easy to play and even across all strings! Great for bluegrass, Irish or folk! Don't wait on this one!

Comes complete with used case and bow.

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Vintage Nippon Violin/Fiddle w/hard case $575
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Reference No. 1000

Vintage Nippon, ca. 1920. This instrument features ebony pegs; dyed hardwood fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners; boxwood chinrest; and upgraded Chromcor strings. The body is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/4".

Overall condition is good. Instrument has been complete revarnished, but a fairly nice job! Very light wear on the edges. There a 4" repaired crack in the top extending downward from the treble f-hole. The back has been reglued at the end and looks solid, but there is a little bit of excess glue there. No other cracks or repaired cracks. There is a leather strip under the chinrest clamp that is visible in the pictures. I believe it was put there to keep the chinrest tool from scratching the ribs, but I don't really know. It can be easily removed. Top is very fine-grained spruce, and it has a beautifully flamed maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as medium loud to loud in volume. It has a slightly deep, warmer tone quality. Very forgiving tone would make it great for a beginning student of any type of music!

Includes a nice ABS (hard) case, but no bow.

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Vintage Czech Violin/Fiddle $575
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Reference No. 727

Vintage Czech, ca. 1920, from the Schoenbach region. This instrument features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners; plastic chinrest; and steel strings. The body is 14-1/8", with an overall length of 23-3/8".

Overall condition is good. Original varnish is in good condition, though it does have a lot of chips, dents, dings and scratches. Moderate to heavy wear on the edges. There are two well-repaired cracks in the top, including a repaired saddle crack on the treble side that is about 3-1/2" long, and a repaired 2-1/2 crack to the left of the fingerboard. No other cracks or repaired cracks. One corner of the top on the bass side has been chipped and is missing. This will not affect the tone or playability of the instrument. Instrument is solid and ready to play! Nice flaming on the maple back! I would classify this one as medium loud to loud in volume. It has a bright, clear tone quality.

Does not include case or bow.

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Used 4/4 Knilling London 114VN44 Violin/Fiddle Outfit $599
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Reference No. 4235

Good tone and slight warmth! This instrument features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners; ebony chinrest; and upgraded Prelude strings. The body is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/4".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition. Virtually no dents, dings or scratches. No wear to the edges. No cracks or repaired cracks. I would classify this one as loud in volume, with a moderately bright but slightly warm tone quality. Even across all strings, and great for all styles of music! This one won't last long!

Comes complete with case & bow.

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4/4 Vintage German Violin/Fiddle $650
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Reference No. 3381

Vintage German, ca. 1950's? Label inside reads: TON-KLAR, the David, made in Germany expressly for William Lewis & Son, Chicago, Illinois, No. 168 4/4. I love the beautiful, red varnish on this one! It features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners; plastic chinrest; and steel strings. The body is 14-1/8", with an overall length of 23-1/2".

Overall condition is very good. Original varnish is in good condition, but it has lots of dents, dings and scratches. Moderate wear on the edges. I don't see any cracks or repaired cracks. The number "21" has been engraved into the button. See Heel picture. Top is even, fine-grain spruce, and the back, sides and neck are nicely flamed maple. This one has a nice, thin neck, which can make it easier to play if you have shorter fingers! I would classify this one as loud in volume, with a bright and clear tone quality. Great for bluegrass!

Does not include case or bow.

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Used 4/4 Romanian Violin/Fiddle Outfit $725
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Reference No. 4239

Nice depth and warmth! This is a Knilling Bucharest made in Romania, model 5KF. It features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners; plastic chinrest; and upgraded Prelude strings. The body is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/4".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition, with virtually no dents, dings or scratches. No wear to the edges. No cracks or repaired cracks. Top is fine to wide-grained spruce, and the back, sides and neck are nicely flamed maple. I would classify this one as moderately loud to loud in volume, with a warm, slightly bassy tone quality. Nice depth! Beautiful tone quality! Great for any style of music!

Comes complete with case and bow.

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Vintage Czech 4/4 Violin/Fiddle $850
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Reference No. 2988

Wow! Very smooth and easy to play! This is a collectible "Universal Favorite" Czech made instrument from around 1980-1900. It features ebony pegs, ebony fingerboard, ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners, ebony chinrest, and steel strings. Body length is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/2".

Overall condition is very good. Original varnish is in good condition, with scratches, dents and dings comparable to normal age and wear. Moderate wear to the edges, with one edge slightly flattened (See Pic 1). There is a repaired 1-1/2" crack in the top to the right of the tailpiece. There is also a repaired crack in one of the ribs (See Pic 2). I don't see any other cracks or repaired cracks. Top is spruce and is mostly wide-grained, with a lightly flamed maple back, sides and neck. I would classify this one as loud in volume with a full, moderately bright tone quality. Nice depth! This one is very smooth and easy to play! Great for bluegrass!

Does not include case or bow.

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Vintage French JTL Violin/Fiddle $1050
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Reference No. 3432

Vintage JTL French, ca. 1920. Great deal on a French instrument! This one features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners; ebony chinrest; and steel strings. The body is 14", with an overall length of 23".

Overall condition is very good. Original varnish is in very good condition with dents, dings and scratches overall. There is a 3-1/4" repaired crack in the top extending upwards from the treble f-hole. There is also a repaired 4-1/2" crack in the top under the chinrest that extends from the bottom edge to the bass f-hole. I see no other cracks or repaired cracks. Top is medium to wide-grained spruce, and the back, sides and neck are maple. Purfling is etched. I would classify this one as medium loud to loud in volume, with a moderate all around tone quality. Even across all strings! Neck is slightly more narrow at the nut, making this more ideal for smaller fingers. Great for all styles of music! Great price!

Does not include case or bow.

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Used Romanian Violin/Fiddle Outfit $1050
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Reference No. 4236

Wow wow wow! Absolutely beautiful wood and tone! This is a Knilling Anton Eminescu Model 24F made in Romania. It features fancy ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with one fine tuner; ebony chinrest; and upgraded Dominant strings. The body is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/4".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in excellent condition with virtually no dents, dings or scratches overall. Top is very even, fine-grained spruce, and the back, sides and neck are wonderfully flamed maple! The scroll is beautifully carved, as are the top and back edges! I would classify this one as medium loud to loud in volume, with a slightly deep tone quality. Even across all strings! Great for all styles of music! Great price!

Comes complete with case and bow.

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Vintage Grafted Carlo Micelli Violin/Fiddle $1275
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Reference No. 4293

What a wonderful instrument! Made in Germany, ca. 1922. Label reads "Carlo Micelli Anno 1922." The "22" is written in pen on the label. It features fancy ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners; plastic chinrest; and upgraded Prelude strings. The body is 14-1/4", with an overall length of 23-1/2".

Overall condition is good. Original varnish is in okay condition with heat damage. Antiqued finish, so lots of dents, dings or scratches overall. It looks like this might have been in a fire (See Back Picture), but it is in great, playable condition now. Top is fine-grained spruce, and the back, sides and neck are highly flamed maple! The instrument has been grafted at the scroll and the heel. There are three repaired cracks in the top. Two are 1" in length and are saddle cracks. The third is a 7" repaired crack that runs slightly to the right of the center seam. There is a repair to the back at the button. All nicely repaired. There is a small chip to one of the top corners and the rib at the same place. See Pic 1. Scroll has been bushed. I would classify this one as loud in volume, with a moderately bright tone quality. Really wonderful tone with good depth! Even across all strings! Great bluegrass fiddle!

Does not include case or bow.

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Vintage German Hopf Violin/Fiddle $1299
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Reference No. 1870

Wonderfully bassy tone quality! Hopf, made in Germany, ca. 1870. It features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners; plastic chinrest; and upgraded Prim strings. The body is 14-1/8", with an overall length of 23-1/8".

Overall condition is good. Original varnish is in okay condition with lots of dents, dings or scratches overall. There is a repaired 2-1/2" crack in the top to the right of the fingerboard. I don't see any other cracks or repaired cracks. It looks like one of the corners was broken off and reglued at one time. Very good job and hard to notice even when you are looking for it. There is a gap between the ribs at the endblock. Not a big deal, but it's a little bit larger than normal. I would classify this one as loud in volume, with a bassy tone quality. Great depth and great tone! Good for any style of music!

Does not include case or bow.

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Vintage Lyon & Healy Violin/Fiddle $1565
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Reference No. 1697

What a great hoedown fiddle! This is a Lyon & Healy, imported from Germany to Chicago, ca. 1890-1900. It features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with fine tuners; plastic chinrest; and steel strings. The body is 14-1/8", with an overall length of 23-1/2".

Overall condition is very good. Original varnish is in good condition with dents, dings and scratches overall. Top is medium to fine-grained spruce, and the back, sides and neck are nicely flamed maple! There is a 1" repaired saddle crack in the top. I don't see any other cracks or repaired cracks. The ribs have been reglued at the endblock. I would classify this as one loud in volume, with a smooth, moderately bright tone quality. Even across all strings! Great for bluegrass and will get you heard in any acoustic jam setting! Don't let this one get away!

Does not include case or bow.

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Vintage John Juzak Czech-Prague Violin/Fiddle $1575
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Reference No. 4386

SOLD! This one is very smooth playing and really sings! John Juzak, probably circa 1960's. It features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with fine tuners; ebony chinrest; and upgraded Super Sensitive Red Label strings. The body is 14-1/8", with an overall length of 23-3/8".

Overall condition is excellent. Original varnish is in good condition with dents, dings and scratches overall. Top is very even, fine-grained spruce, and the back, sides and neck are nicely flamed maple! I don't see any cracks or repaired cracks. I would classify this one as medium loud to loud in volume, with a smooth, full bodied tone quality. Moderately bright and even across all strings! Great for all styles of music! Don't let this one get away!

Does not include case or bow.

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Vintage French JTL Breton Violin/Fiddle $1725
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Reference No. 958

Wow! What a tone on this one! JTL (Jerome Thibouville-Lamy) Breton, Paris, ca. 1900. It features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with fine tuners; ebony chinrest; and upgraded Vision strings. The body is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/2".

Overall condition is very good. Original varnish is in okay condition with plenty of dents, dings and scratches overall. Top is very even, medium-grained spruce, and the back, sides and neck are lightly flamed maple! It has two repaired cracks in the top. There is a 6" repaired crack that runs from the treble f-hole to the top edge. There is also a 1" repaired crack to the right of the tailpiece. There is a scratch under the bridge where the wood is indented that is NOT a crack. There are some tiny cracks in the corner of the ribs where they are glued and blocked. Nothing that will go anywhere or affect the stability of the instrument. I don't see any other cracks or repaired cracks. I would classify this one as loud in volume, with a smooth, full, moderately bright tone quality. Even across all strings and nice bass end. Great for all styles of music! This is a great price for this instrument!

Does not include case or bow.

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Vintage Martin Violin/Fiddle $1875
INCLUDES SHIPPING/Insurance (US mainland only)
Reference No. 16EA

Vintage Martin, ca. 1900-1920. Beautiful instrument in great condition! This one features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; ebony tailpiece with four fine tuners; ebony chinrest; and Dominant strings. The body is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/8".

Overall condition is very good. Original varnish is in very good condition with dents, dings and scratches overall. Moderate wear to the edges. There is a well repaired crack in the rib near the endpin. See "End" picture. The top corners (bee stings) are all chipped. I don't see any other cracks or repaired cracks. Top is very even, super fine-grained spruce, and the back, sides and neck are nicely flamed maple. I would classify this one as loud in volume, with a clear tone quality. This would cut through any acoustic jam session very nicely! Great for bluegrass or Irish music!

Does not include case or bow.

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Vintage Nicolaus Reis Violin/Fiddle $6000
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Reference No. 1824

In stock -- must be purchased in person. Vintage Nicolaus Reis, ca. 1824. What a beautiful tone quality! This one features ebony pegs; ebony fingerboard; metal tailpiece with four fine tuners; ebony chinrest; and upgraded strings. The body is 14", with an overall length of 23-1/4".

Overall condition is good. Original varnish is in fair condition with lots of dents, dings and scratches overall. Moderate to heavy wear to the edges. There are multiple repairs to this instrument. It is a consignment instrument, and due to that and the overall value of the instrument, it will not be shipped. You need to come see and play this in person. Scroll has been grafted, and the pegs bushed. Neat purfling that is super close to the edges of the top and back. Nice arching! Top is super fine-grained spruce, and the back, sides and neck are maple. I would classify this one as loud in volume, with a full, wonderfully bassy sound! Good depth. Smooth and easy to play. I think this would be good for all styles of music. Includes hard case and papers.

Includes hard case.

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