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Karner? SOLD

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Dendro matches late C18th German                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        

 

Painted purfling.

Neck graft.

One-piece back.

Ebony crown.

Inscribed (scratched) to back "Richard Poppleton, begar Hay?, 1833".  Also inscribed "R Poppleton" to rib.

Restored cracks to front (plenty internal studs).

 

LOB: 352mm

 

 

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Here are some photos of a Georg Karner for comparison

Georg Karner front Georg Karner right Georg Karner back

photos kindly provided by Washington Luiz Sielemann Almeida