Italian; Gagliano

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Call for price.  Monster violin. Is it the real maker?  From his shop after his death?  A nice Italian copy?  Either way.  A top tier instrument.

LABEL-inside violin. 
RAFFAELE ed ANTONIO GAGLIANO
Quadam Giovanni Napoli  1840

CONDITION; Instrument is in great condition.Top-2 repaired saddle cracks.  No soundpost issues. Ribs-no issues 1-Piece Back-Gorgeous wood. Neck-perfect.  Scroll-Beautifully carved.

Bought from family who purchased from NYC area music shop, who paid $2200 nearly 30 years ago, when that was the lower end price of this violin. The shop presented the violin as a real Gagliano which we have not confirmed.