114 S. Juliana Street Bedford, PA 15522 (814) 623-2187
Bedford Banjo Shop
USED Violin Family Instruments
We usually have partially completed project instruments that are waiting for our attention.
Please inquire if you're seeking such instruments.
USED 1975 Engelhardt E111 3/4 size cello outfit New strings and set up. Exceptionally nice condition and an excellent player. Includes bow, rock stop, rosin and a new padded gig bag. SOLD
USED 3/4 Stradivarius copy violin Made in Germany, probably in the 1990s. Tightly grained spruce top and highly flamed maple back, sides and neck. Four fine tuners. Fresh set up. Includes nice featherweight case. $175
USED Ole Bull 4/4 violin Most likely German-made, early 20th Century, stamped "Ole Bull" inside and on back.. High arches, deep red stain on back and sides, boxwood pegs. Excellent condition. Includes old coffin-style case that has been well padded for a good fit. $349
USED c. 1900 Unmarked 4/4 violin Apparently well played instrument of very nice workmanship, but the top has what seems to be an amateur refinish. Includes a usable but quite worn case with no handle. $195
USED Unmarked 19th Century violin Tightly-grained spruce top, one piece back, neck graft, nice purfling, four fine tuners. Set up well. Includes case. SOLD
NEW Palatino VN-450 Allegro 4/4 size violin outfit Solid hand-carved spruce top. Solid hand-carved maple back, sides & neck. Ebony fittings. Inlayed purfling. Includes featherweight suspension case and genuine horsehair bow with ebony frog. $149.99
NEW Violin Family Instruments
USED 1992 Suzuki 3/4 size violin Excellent condition. Includes case. $149
We carry a selection of genuine horsehair violin bows in sizes from
1/4 to 4/4, starting at $27.95
From time to time, we have decent used and vintage violin cases.
Please contact us with your needs.
USED Franz Heberlein 4/4 violin Made in Germany. Very nice vintage student violin with a golden honey finish. Nice set up. Includes vintage coffin case. $249
USED 1920s/'30s John Juzek 4/4 violin Made in Czechoslovakia. Very nice violin with fine set up with Prim strings. Label signed by John Juzek. Excellent condition. Includes vintage case. SOLD
USED 1973 Mathias Thoma student viola New refinish and setup. Aubert bridge. Deep, resonant tone. No case or bow. SOLD
USED 4/4 Stradivarius copy violin Deep honey color. Tightly-grained spruce top and highly flamed maple back and sides. Sweet sounding and with an excellent set up. Includes SKB case and nice horsehair bow. SOLD
USED Frich Pfretzschner 3/4 violin outfit Spruce top, maple back and sides and four fine tuners on tailpiece. includes case and bow. Excellent condition. $110
USED Unmarked 4/4 violin Highly flamed maple back and sides, Loud and bright. Excellent condition and set up. Includes case. $349
USED 19th Century Joseph Guarnerius 4/4 violin Grafted neck, dark stained. Very straight, tightly grained spruce top and nicely flamed back and sides. Excellent set up with rosewood pegs and chinrest. Includes nice modern case. $595
USED Guldan 4/4 violin Made by the Jackson-Guldan violin Co. in Columbus, Ohio. Dark brown stain, nicely flamed maple back, ribs and neck. Includes vintage coffin case. $175
USED 1943 W.E. Belt 4/4 violin Hand crafted copy of a 1722 Stradivarius made by Wallace E. Belt. Higher than typical top and back arches. Highly flamed back and sides. SOLD
USED John Baptiste Schweitzer 1816 4/4 violin Amati copy, probably German-made c. 1900. High arches. Set up well. Includes case, two bows (one functional, one in disrepair) and shoulder pad. $595
USED Unmarked 4/4 violin Striking tightly flamed maple back and sides, one piece back, set up with low action. It appears as though this is a case in which a very fine body was matched, for some reason, with a lower end, but very playable neck. Includes case. $295