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Details about  Il Cannone Guarnerius Violin #1142. MASTER II. Perfect Antique Varnish

Dominant Strings. French Bridge.

Il Cannone Guarnerius Violin #1142. MASTER II. Perfect Antique Varnish

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Item Information

Item condition:
New
Sold for:
US $1,080.00
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Shipping:
Will ship to Canada. Read item description or contact seller for shipping options. | See details
 
Item location:
Shanghai, China
 
Ships to:
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Returns:
14 day money back, buyer pays return shipping See details
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Last updated on  Mar 22, 2012 03:09:52 EDT  View all revisions

Item specifics

Condition:
New: A brand-new, unused, unopened, undamaged item in its original packaging (where packaging is ... Read moreabout the condition
Brand:

Chow & Sons

Violin Type:

Acoustic

Acoustic Violin Size:

4/4

Instrument Type:

Violins

Product Type:

Violin



Copy of Guarneri del Gesu's Cannone (Cannon) Violin, ca.1743 (4/4)
Opera Workshop
Made by Dan Sun from Start to Finish
Master Level Violin

upper bout: 164  middle bout: 110  bottom bout: 205  body length:356 string length: 330

(in mm)


Description
This is a reproduction of the Guarneri del Gesu's Cannone violin in 1743 by my maker Dan Sun, a small workshop in Beijing. This violin is also called the Cannon violin by some. The most outstanding feature of this violin is the antiquating techniques and the impressive cracked marks.

It is oil varnished, and the varnish is made by one of our client-luthier-supplier in Italy. Even we do not know the exact formula. But we are blessed because of its easy availability to us. The tone is nicely balanced on all 4 strings and responsive. With its good projection, this violin is suitable for solo performances.

We used aged Austrian Spruce and Bosnian Maple for this top level violin. This master level violin achieves many highs in terms of tone. A wonderfully warm, mellow tone, and with the sophistication in tone you would find in an old violin. And the trademark balanced tone evident in all Opera violins. This particular violin is a very fine top quality violin. You can tell that the craftmanship is excellent in all ways. I particularly like the peg workmanship.

This violin is a no nonsense oil-varnished violin suitable for most professionals. Antiquated slightly for that fine touch, it is a violin with a lot of charisma. The market value for this violin easily exceeds USD3000.

Aged all European wood, Italian made varnish, German violin making high standards, exquisite Chinese craftmanship. This violin represents the combination of the best.


Features

  • 100% Handmade, 100% hand oil-varnished
  • Selected Austrian Spruce Top, naturally air dried (over 18 years)
  • Selected Bosnian Flamed Maple Back, Ribs & Scroll, naturally air dried (over 18 years)
  • Ebony Fingerboard
  • Hard-carved pegs, tailpiece and chinrest
  • Genuine Inlaid Purfling

What's in the box when I buy this item?

  • One violin & one violin case.

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The violin you see in the photos is exactly the same as the one I am shipping for this listing.

Below are some feedbacks from those who have bought violins from me.

Most of my customers are repeat buyers. So bid with confidence. I have 14 days money back guarantee.

Shipping & Packing

(1) EMS. Shipping price as indicated in the listing (4-8 days depending on locations)
Trackable online here
  • North America: USA, Canada
  • Europe: Germany, UK, Ireland, Austria, Belgium, Denmark, Finland, Greece, Italy, Luxemberg, Norway, Portugal, Spain, Switzerland, Sweden, France,
  • Asia: Singapore, Malaysia, Thailand, Philippines, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan & Hong Kong
  • Oceania: New Zealand, Australia

(2) EMS, TNT or UPS for the following countires with additional cost. Please ask for revised invoice before payment because ebay checkout does not provide a method to specify different shipping price for different countries.

For EMS, Post office tells me 8-15 days. But in my experience it can take as long as 35 days due to slow customs in various countries. I ask for your understanding about this that this is not in my control, but I will help in all ways that I can. Cost are indicated below.

  • Brazil, Mexico, Argentiana, Peru, Panama, Chile, Columbia (via EMS @USD79, takes 30 days)
  • Netherlands (via TNT @USD135, takes 6 days)
  • Puerto Rico is not the same as USA. (EMS does not reach PR. Only via UPS @USD125, takes 10-14 days)
  • Czech Republic, Romania, Poland, Iceland & Cyprus (via EMS @USD98, normally 14 days)
Take Note:
  • I do not ship to India, Hungary, Russia, Auckland, Middle East, Turkey, Pakistan, as well as any other countries not indicated above.
  • Buyer is responsible for any incoming custom duties. If you need help, please contact me.
  • I ship every Mon, Wed and Fri. The other days I am at the workshop on development works. Tracking number are normally given 48hour after payment is done. Pickups are possible. Please contact me.
  • For instruments, soundpost may dislodge during shipping. No amount of good packaging can prevent soundpost from dislodging because it is a loose piece of wood inside the instrument. Fixing a dislodge soundpost is the responsibility of the buyer.
  • Please provide me with your telephone number so that the courier can arrange for a convenient time for you.

Payment - Paypal (preferred) & Bank Transfer
PayPal allows you to pay through your credit card, debit card, ATM, checking account. For bank transfer please ask for my bank details after the purchase.

Feedback
I always appreciate positive feedback on eBay to let me know that you have received your order, and are completely satisfied. I will return the favor and leave you good feedback. If you are unhappy with the product or service you receive, give me the opportunity to correct it before giving me negative feedback. I want to hear your concerns so I can improve my business. Negative feedback solves no problems.

No Questions Ask Return Policy
I want to make sure you are happy with my item. I guarantee my descriptions are correct and I offer a no questions ask return policy. Within the first 14 days, if for any reason you wish to return the item, contact me and I will give you a full refund less the shipping and insurance. The item, however, must be return in the same condition as you receive it.

If you like instruments from small workshops...

"I am a violin trader and I come from Singapore. I work with small chinese violin/bow workshops. Currently, I represent an Alliance of Small Violin & Bow Makers. If you like instruments from small workshops, then maybe the violins/bows I supply will suit you. These violins/bows are made by one maker from beginning till the end.

I take great pride in my work and I expect nothing short of good quality from the violins I choose.

For resellers and violin teachers, I welcome you to discuss wholesale after you sample my violins/bows from ebay. I have various luthiers with unique styles in their violin and bow making techniques. At ebay, I show mainly one luthier's work. I cannot offer very high volume as these are made in small workshops and not large factories. But I can offer a good selection of different luthier's work.

Thanks for reading and happy bidding." Read more about me



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This item can only be shipped to the countries stated in my listing description under "Shipping & Packing". **Netherlands (via TNT @USD135) **Puerto Rico (via UPS @USD125) **Czech Republic, Romania, Poland & Cyprus (via EMS @USD98) **Brazil & Mexico (via EMS @USD79) I do not ship to India, Hungary, Russia, Auckland, Middle East, Turkey, Pakistan, Central & South America except Brazil, as well as any other countries not indicated above.
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