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SoundAntiques are dedicated to the many unusual instruments we come across, which do not fall into any category on our main websites ( all linked above): SoundAntiques is part of a traditional violin and guitar shop located in Guildford, Surrey, UK. Established in 1972. We are makers, dealers and collectors of fine instruments, and offer many specialized and unique services. We invite you to browse this site, to find out more. Enjoy.

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Bowed Instruments:

updated November, 2018

Cello, Leopold Widhalm, Nuremburg, 1783

Cello bow, Hamma and Co, Stuttgart, 1935

Violin, by Angelo Molia Genoa, 1760: Details HERE

Violin, Steffen Nowak, Bristol 2001

Violin, Steffen Nemes, London, 1975

Violin, by G Chanot, Manchester 1907

Violin, probably English, late 19th C

Viola, unlabelled, branded 'Goulding, London' on back.

18th C Viola:

Pochette: 'Violin' shaped model, Probably English circa 1760, school of Barratt possibly.

A good playable pochette bow ( dancing master's kit), circa 1800

Viola da Gamba:



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Please have a look through the website- hopefully you will find some interesting instruments.
Not all instruments we stock are listed on the site: so if you do not see what you want, call and ask- we may well have it, or know where to find one and can source for you. We are always pleased to discuss and advise. Opening times and all contact details, directions etc. on our 'Contact' page.