***** Old Antique Great Sounding Giuseppe Ornati Italian Labeled Violin ***** For Sale
GIUSEPPE ORNATIITALIAN labeled Violin
Marvelous, oldfull sizeviolin.
The old label inside the violin reads :
fece inMilano anno 1939 (initials G.O.M.)
- Signed G. Ornati /last two digits were written by hand -
Violin Lenght: 588 mm
Body Length: 355 mm
Upper Bout: 166 mm
Center Bouts: 111 mm
Lower Bouts: 206 mm
Stop Length : 194 mm
Nut to Bridge: 330 mm
This violin exhibits many traits of fine Italian violin making tradition starting with well chosen tone woods: Two-piece back of bold, flamed maple ismatched with sides and neck. The top is of beautifullymedium grained spruce. The workmanship of the violin is outstanding showing fine edges and corners and precisely inlaid purfling. Note beautifully shaped and executed "F" - holes. The varnish is beautifully rich deep ambercolor.
This violin sounds marvelous with very opulent vibrant tone rich with timber. Beautiful dramatic resonant -soprano color, clear harmonics, and great volume. Well balanced violin on all strings and up and down the finger board. The sound sustain is great, and projection is suitable for high level of professional violin playing.
THIS VIOLIN IS IN A VERY GOOD CONDITION.
- Onlyminor visable past repair is in the tail piece pin area - solid and stable.
NO PRESENT ISSUES.
- The violin exibits normal signs of use and age: some dings, dents scrapes and varnish ware.
The violin is in fine playing condition; being recently checked up, and adjusted. Violin hasa new set of Pirastro Tonica strings.
This violin was passed down to me along with others from a family member who was serious violin collector and violinist in 50's and 60's. Since I didn't get any papers relevant to it's past; I have none to go with the violin.
This is a sale, with a very low opening offer; violin is to be sold: as is, and the sale is final. Please offer responsibly; make sure you want it, and you can afford this violin prior to offerding.
INCLUDEDPICTURES ARE PART OF PRESENTATION, ANDTO HELPYOUR EVALUATION.
There is an old case, but no bowcoming with this violin.
Shipping in USis: $39.
The insurance for the violin is mandatory; and will be based on the final value, and added at the end.
Shipping worldwide by USPS express insuredwill be: $77
DO READ MY response, AND offer WITH CONFIDENCE!
Thank you, and GOOD LUCK!
INTERNATIONAL BUYERS ARE WELCOME.
Prefered payment by: DIRECT PAY PAL INVOICE
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***** Old Antique Great Sounding Giuseppe Ornati Italian Labeled Violin *****: