Antique, vintage and collectable musical instruments. Selected surplus instruments for sale from my private museum collection, .......Please do not ask for instruments on the museum pages.

Items can be reserved on confirmation of intended purchase (see purchasing information)  For serious enquiries, extra photos of instruments available by request.

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PM56. Four bowl back antique  Italian mandolins.

Circa 1890-1920.  As a job lot or separately

See below

350 the four or as priced on the pages.

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PM54  Howell violin
An original interesting rare violin by Thomas Howell. Bristol. 1836. Good general order

1200

 

 

Awaiting photos

 

 

 

PM52 Portuguese guitarra
 

PM50 Spanish guitar
An attractive 19th century Spanish guitar with multi banding mother of pearl inlay to the sound hole and edges. Fan strutting table construction. Brass tuners with pearl buttons. Labelled .M.Llbobet. Barcelona (retailer?) The table is uneven with some cracking needing restoration.    350  RESERVED

850  when renovated

 
PM48 Russian violin
A Russian violin possible by Rigart Rubus, St Petersburg circa 1850. With typical rounded edges. A nice example but some ageing to the finish

350

PM46  Keech Banjulele
Keech ukulele banjo. Serial number 3892.  Birds eye maple back. Plays OK.

165

PM44 Antique banjo
. SOLD
PM42 Wooden Banjo
A wooden tenor banjo/guitar. Labelled Fender " Bedpanjo". Good general condition. Some refinishing restorations done. Body width 33cm

220

PM40 Mandolin
Shield shaped flat back mandolin circa 1910. Some minor restorations. Fairly low playing action. 

150

PM38 5 string violin
Five string violin. Lions head finale and pie crust outline. 650 RESERVED
PM36 Violin
A character full 19th century possibly Scottish violin. With the traditional slightly ridged back. A patinated finish but no cracks apparent. Labelled Caspa da Salo 1589.

300

PM34  Musette
A rosewood Musette (small oboe) by Jones. Commercial Road. London. Probably late 19th century. A minor repair to the main joint. The key needs adjustment.

100

PM32 Antique clarinets
 SOLD
BM31 Frame violin
A late 19th century frame or practice violin. Good general condition.

200

PM29 Northumbrian pipes
SOLD
PM27 Ocarinas
 SOLD
 

 

PM25. Flute parts
A Ruddall Carte rosewood  Flute. Circa 1899 .Boehm System, closed G#. Serial 3135. 25 Berners St. London

500

  PM23. Flute parts
 
PM21. Guitar

SOLD

PM19 Flute
SOLD

PM17 Keyed Bugle
SOLD
PM15 Tenor banjo

.SOLD

PM13 Clarinet

SOLD

PM11  Theorbo lute guitar
Early 20th century, bow back, Swedish style. 12 string: 6 standard guitar and 6 bass strings. A small piece missing from the sound hole decoration.

450.

PM09.   Cittern/ English guitar
SOLD
PM07 Ebony Flute
SOLD
  PM05. Stroh violin
SOLD but possibly another example soon
PM03 ophicleide

A 19th century 9 keyed ophicleide for restoration. Stamped: Guichard. Paris. Various dings, a couple of rips. One key missing. No crook.

550

PM02 Stroviols Phono fiddle

A good example of a one string Stroviols "Concert" phono fiddle. Plated brass horn. Playing order.

280

 

 

PM55
Mid 19th century German parlour guitar. Mother of pearl inlays to the sound hole and edges, the back with delicate flower decoration. Scalloped finger board. Good general condition and playing order. A repair to the headstock.

400

PM53 Fretless Banjo
A quality 19th century 7 string fretless banjo. Ebony fingerboard. 12 inch pot. Patent adjustable metal perch-pole.

300

PM51 Violin
An old violin possibly mid 18th century. Neck graft. Labelled Stenhan Thir. fecit. Vienn anon 1741.(or 1771) unclear. Some repairs to the table. ink line purfle. Back length 57cm

450

PM49  Bowed Zither
A 19th century violin shaped bowed fretted zither of German origins. Good general condition. These  are strung the reverse of a violin. Could be played as a fretted fiddle.

350.

PM47 Clarinet
A mid 19th century ebony and ivory English clarinet. Indistinct name stamp. Possibly by Alexander. Liddle of Devonshire St, London. Good general condition. The top key removed and hole blocked (cork) 66cm length. Key Bb.

600

PM45 Leicestershire small pipes
Leicestershire small pipes by J. Goodacre. Purchased directly from the maker some years ago but little use since. Key of D 

 

450

Currently new  about 800+

 

PM43 Minstrel Banjo
A fretless 5 string open back English banjo circa 1860s. Screw tensioners on a wooden hoop. Vellum width 11inches From Reuben Reuben's collection.

230

RESERVED

PM41 Baritone saxophone
A baritone sax, early 20th century. Paul Cavour. Invicta Model. Italy. In need of a good clean and pads etc. The low key has been mislaid, so  as is for:-

500

PM39 Parlour guitar
A charming 19th century narrow bodied guitar labelled Stowasser. A fine sound hole rose of intricate mother of pearl. In good general condition. No cracks but the lower table joint and a back joint have been re-glued. Bone ended brass tuners. Some wear to the finish on the back. fairly low playing action. String playing length  61cm. Width at nut 4.4cm.      450

PM37 Martin Horn
16 horn schalemi Martin Horn. 3 piston valves plus cross over valve. 66cm length. Good general order. 2 squeaky notes (easily fixed)

450

PM35. Bassoon

SOLD

PM33 Flute
An antique 8 key rosewood flute.  Nickel keys, and mounts. The tuning slide works. It blows OK to the low notes. No cracks apparent. Pads old.  No makers name.

250

PM30 Apollo lyre guitar
A rare early 19th century Apollo lyre guitar for renovation

1500

Or 2800 when restored.

PM28 Rosewood Flute
An ebonised 9 key rosewood flute. Jos Rouscher. Munich circa 1930. Tuning slide. Blows OK down to the low keys. One low pad missing. No cracks apparent.

220

  PM26 Chanter
 
  PM24 Flageolets etc
 
PM22 Nyckelharpa

SOLD

PM20. Banjo-mandolin

SOLD

PM18 Harp Mandolin
A hollow arm harp mandriola (12 string mandolin). German circa 1910. Low action. The table is slightly wavy and pitted.

350.

 

PM16  Concertina

SOLD

PM14 Violin
 SOLD
  PM12 Parlour guitar
 
PM10   Boxwood clarinets
SOLD
PM08. cor anglais
SOLD
PM06 Clog fiddle

. SOLD

PM04 Fretless banjo by Matthews,
SOLD
PM01 Bandonion
A good quality, large early 20th century bandonion with case. Playing order

600

     

For sale, antique musical instruments. banjo, violin, mandolin, harp, cittern, guitar, ukulele, flute, oboe, cor anglais, concertina, flutina, ophicleide, keyed bugle, stroviols, nyckelharpa, hurdy gurdy,  lute, fiddle, minstrel banjo, waldzither, gittarra, viola, cello, bass, collectors instruments, minstrel banjo. keyed bugle. lute, Hardanger fiddle.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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