A single rectangular Violin Case by W.E. Hill & Sons, London, circa 1950 (1)
Lot 17
A single rectangular Violin Case by W.E. Hill & Sons, London, circa 1950
(1)
Sold for £275 (US$ 463) inc. premium
Auction Details
Lot Details
A single rectangular Violin Case by W.E. Hill & Sons, London, circa 1950
Labelled W.E. Hill & Sons, 140 New Bond Street, Violin Makers, England, length 770mm (30 5/16in) the dome top exterior covered in fine stitched brown hide, with brass accessories, the interior lined and fitted, green velvet, use, wear and minor cigarette burn! (1)

Footnotes

  • By family repute, made for Heifetz by W.E.Hill & Sons London, but not delivered, due to the above workshop accident and presented instead to the present vendor's father.

Saleroom notices

  • The date of this case is nearer 1935.
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