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Welcome to SoundAntiques

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.


Miscellaneous: Various Collectors Items incl. Brass, Stands, Metronomes.

Violin Case by Mick Gordge: Details HERE

Pair of Natural Trumpets, French. A good pair of French natural trumpets, ex David Rycroft collection. Details: HERE


A good pair of French Natural Trumpets by Couesnon

Hurdy Gurdy, French. by Colson. A French Hurdy Gurdy, branded and by Colson, Mirecourt. This is a near-complete original, dismantled, for restoration. Details: HERE

Colson Hurdy Gurdy

A rare and restorable Colson Hurdy Gurdy

Padbury's Patent Page Turner: A good and rare Victorian patent automatic page turner, fully working original in every detail, Photos and information , HERE:

Padbury Page Turner

A rare and good working example of Padbury's Patent Page Turner, mid 19th C

Metronome: Swiss mechanical clockwork Metronone, 'Cadencia' : Details HERE:


A good working example of a Swiss made Pocket Metronome

Not all instruments in stock are listed on the site however- so if you do not find what you want, call and ask- we may well have it, or know where to source for you. We are always pleased to discuss and advise. If you wish to purchase any item, or need further information or detail, please contact me , via the Contact page. Thank you.

Opening times and all contact details, directions etc. on our 'Contact' page.