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Description: An orange-brown violin with a two-piece back. The head was probably done by another member of the Gagliano family, probably Antonio (II). Labelled "Nicolaus Gagliano Filius Alexandri fecit neap. 1755". Certificate is a photocopy. It states that the violin is the work of Nicolo Gagliano with the head by a later member of the family. Previously owned by Albert Sammons.
Maker: Gagliano, Ferdinand
Place of Origin: Naples, Italy
Authenticity Status: Sotheby's "by"
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