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This is a selection of our instruments in this price range

  • Double Basses, 3/4 & 4/4, Price range: over £20,000

C851    Double Bass

Size: 3/4
Origin: Italian
Age: 19th century

Good and interesting early 19th century double bass.

The two piece back of Lombardy poplar. The ribs also of poplar. The table also probably Italian by another maker.

The varnish of a red brown colour. Condition good with restoration in keeping with its age.

Length of back 108.8cm

8785    Double Bass

Size: 3/4
Origin: Italian
Age: 19th century

Fine Neapolitan bass, early 19th century.

Plain angled back, dark brown varnish.

Excellent condition LOB 1145mm.

1485    Double Bass

Size: 3/4
Origin: Italian
Age: 19th century

Very fine Neapolitan double bass,19th century , possibly by Postiglione. 

The two piece back of irregular figure. Varnish of a red brown colour. Excellent condition. LOB1148mm. The head probably composite.

Price upon request.

15655    Double Bass

Size: 3/4
Origin: English
Age: 19th century

SOLD Fine 19th Century English bass of the Betts School, Ca 1820.  

Two piece back of irregular figure.  Varnish of a dark golden brown.

In good restored condition.  LOB 1137mm

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INET01    Double Bass

Size: 3/4
Origin: English
Age: 19th century

SOLD Fine and interesting double bass by George Craske, ca 1830.  5 string conversion, possibly by Davis.

Varnish of a dark golden brown colour.

Condition fair with restoration required.  LOB 1170mm

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10236    Double Bass

Size: 3/4
Origin: Italian
Age: century

SOLD Good Italian bass labelled Scarampella.

One piece back slab cut, red brown varnish.

Good condition. LOB 1100mm

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