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The Guitar Collection. of early and unusual guitars

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This page is part of a collection of instruments for reference and interest, not for sale. For items to purchase see the links at the bottom of the page. Thank you

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Unusual Violins violin 2, cello. Cittern, hurdy-gurdy
Guitars banjos Tunbridgeware
Mandolin Zither, harp Ukulele
Unusual & early guitars 
G wappen.JPG (23809 bytes) G lyre.JPG (37330 bytes) G double n.JPG (32395 bytes) G 7 string domra.JPG (46744 bytes) G 7 string domra b.JPG (34894 bytes) G lute 1.JPG (22085 bytes) G lute deep f.JPG (35350 bytes) G lute deep s.JPG (30555 bytes)
Wappen guitar C1830 Lyre guitar C1815 19thC double neck mandolin/guitar 19thc 7 string guitar with bowl back.. German made. For the Russian market ? Lute guitar C1900 .Lute guitar circa 1890
G baroque.JPG (23037 bytes) g-viola-da-terra-fs.jpg (31913 bytes) G-viola-da-terra-h.jpg (43507 bytes) G trrea 6 str f.jpg (36619 bytes) G trrea 6 str b.jpg (27748 bytes) G carve sh f.JPG (37394 bytes) G carve sh b.JPG (29503 bytes)
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Contemporary Baroque 12 string Viola da terra 12 string  guitar . Portuguese. Azores  1870s German circa 1900 German circa 1890
G parlour JTL.JPG (32225 bytes) G parlour Butler.JPG (33619 bytes) G washburn 1890s.JPG (29867 bytes) G washburn 1890s b.JPG (25447 bytes) G spanish mini fs.JPG (35860 bytes) G spanish mini b.JPG (31329 bytes)
J.T.L Paris 1870s Butler 1860s Washburn .USA. C1900 Spanish guitar C1860s. miniature, just 34 cm long. MOP inlays & frets.
G Garcia. Madrid f.JPG (42751 bytes) G Garcia. Madrid b.JPG (31882 bytes)

G Oval f.JPG (29743 bytes)

G Pollman f.JPG (28999 bytes) G Pollman b.JPG (24153 bytes)

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Antono Carlos Garcia. Madrid. Spain C1890 ?

French, early 20thC

Mandolin bodied guitar. august Pollman. USA. C1890

Early 19th century. French. Mirecourt. Peg tuning 

  G triangle b.JPG (22202 bytes) G triangle.JPG (26035 bytes) G check b.JPG (222830 bytes) G check f.JPG (35326 bytes)   G Port18C s.JPG (21823 bytes) G Port18C.JPG (35431 bytes)
Bell shaped guitar c1810  by Barry of London. Possibly by Edward Light.   Balalika style 6 string by Vincenzo Miroglio. Catania. Italy. C1900 Early 19thC Portugal. Chequered inlays.   18th century Portugeese
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