A rare late 17th - early 18th century "holster" violin case , in completely untouched original condition with original lock and hasp and hinges , with a later brass carrying handle. The original interior lining has significantly deteriorated, these early examples of cases only had a single piece of fabric lining with the violin being wrapped in a cloth or a cloth bag and placed in the case with the bow squeezed in any gap available. The case has a wonderful dry patina and is in good solid condition for its age. Height - 14 cm tapering to 6.5 cm. Width - 24,5 cm tapering to 9.5 cm.
Length - 79.5 cm. T&C's - We are not liable for any costs incurred should a return be necessary. The item "A Rare Late 17th Early 18th Century Holster Violin case" is in sale since Wednesday, February 3, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Antique Furniture\Trunks & Chests". The seller is "patriot-56" and is located in Wrangle.This item can be shipped worldwide.