Antique violins for sale over £1000



Nice Old Hawkes And Son Violin Circa 1900

Nice Old Hawkes And Son Violin Circa 1900

  • Nice old fullsize English Hawkes & Son violin circa 1900 fully labelled. This violin is in excellent playing condition and produces a deep mellow tone with plenty of volume. The varnish is amber/orange in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 35.7cm
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£1500
Fine Old German Lowendall Maggini Copy Violin Circa 1900

Fine Old German Lowendall Maggini Copy Violin Circa 1900

  • Nice old German Lowendall Maggini copy violin made circa 1900. This violin is in excellent playing condition, the instrument produces a fine tone with volume. This instrument has a beautiful birds eye maple two piece back and ribs.
  • Length of back is 36.4cm
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£1500
Fine Old Roth School Violin Circa 1920

Fine Old Roth School Violin Circa 1920

  • Fine old fullsize Roth school violin made circa 1925. This violin is in excellent playing condition and produces a fine mellow tone with plenty of volume. The varnish is orange in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 35.9cm
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£1775
Fine English Violin By Walter Mayson 1910

Fine English Violin By Walter Mayson 1910

  • Fine old handmade English violin by Walter Mayson, Manchester 1910. This violin is in excellent playing condition and produces a fine mellow tone with volume. The oil varnish is orange/amber in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 36.2cm
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£2750
Nice French Collin Mezin School Violin Circa 1910

Nice French Collin Mezin School Violin Circa 1910

  • Fine French violin made at the Collin Mezin workshops circa 1910 imported by Thomas Craig in 1912. This violin is in excellent playing condition and produces a deep mellow tone with plenty of volume. The varnish is orange/brown in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 36cm
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£3500
Nice Old Scottish Violin By William Dewars 1901

Nice Old Scottish Violin By William Dewars 1901

  • Nice old handmade Scottish violin made by William Dewars 1901. This instrument plays with plenty of tone and volume. The varnish is orange/amber in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 36cm
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£3750
Fine Quality Jules Grandjon Violin Circa 1870

Fine Quality Jules Grandjon Violin Circa 1870

  • Fine quality fullsize French violin made by Jules Grandjon circa 1870. Stradiuarius model. This violin is in very good playing condition. It produces a truly great sound, the instrument having plenty of volume with a beautiful tone. The varnish is orange/brown in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 36cms
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£4000
Fine Old Welsh Violin By J T Wooding Circa 1900

Fine Old Welsh Violin By J T Wooding Circa 1900

  • Fine old fullsize Welsh violin made by J T Wooding circa 1900 labelled J T Wooding 22 Gower Street Swansea. This violin is in excellent playing condition and is made to a very high standard. This violin produces a deep mellow tone with plenty of volume. The varnish is golden brown in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 35.8cm
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£4750
Fine Violin By Nicolas Persoit 1874

Fine Violin By Nicolas Persoit 1874

  • Fine handmade fullsize Belgium violin by Nicolas Persoit 1874. This is a great sounding instrument with plenty of tone and volume. The varnish is golden brown in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 35.7cm
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£5000
Fine Old Claudot School Violin Circa 1890

Fine Old Claudot School Violin Circa 1890

  • Fine old fullsize French Claudot school violin made circa 1890. This violin plays with an excellent mellow tone. The varnish is golden brown in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 35.8cm
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£7500
Fine English Violin By George Wulme Hudson 1906

Fine English Violin By George Wulme Hudson 1906

  • Fine English handmade violin by George Wulme Hudson, London 1906. This is an early example of the makers work which is in excellent playing condition. The violin produces a fine, deep, mellow tone with plenty of volume. The varnish is golden brown in colour and completely original.
  • Length of back is 35.7cm
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£8750

We have a fine range of antique violins for sale dating from the 18th, 19th and 20th century. These include examples of the well known French, German and English instruments all crafted to a high standard.

These antique violins are all carefully selected to make sure that the player or violin collector gets a good investment. As an experienced antique violin dealer and restorer we pride ourselves on giving good, accurate information on all our products.

Our violins are made by makers such as Mittenwald and Mirecourt. As an antique violin dealer we carry in stock only quality instruments which are usually over 100 years.

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Each of our violins are sold with a quality hard case, found on our accessories page, and this is included in the price displayed. In the past we have had a range of fine quality antique violins for sale with makers such as Craske, Betts, Klotz and Forster. We also carry and have provided a range of workshop violins by makers such as Colin, Derazey, Mittenwald and Mirecourt.

We have a sold section within our site to provide examples of what we are able to supply should the violin you are looking for not currently be in stock.

These violins for sale can be traded in for a better instrument receiving the full amount they have paid back to then put towards another one of our violins. As stock is constantly being updated we advise that you check back regularly to make sure you don't miss out on a great deal. If you want any more information on our antique violins for sale please feel free to ring or email us.

Please feel free to phone Mark or Kathy with any enquiries on 01636 708837 or email us mark@riversideviolins.co.uk