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What's Selling on eBay: February 2018

What's Selling on eBay: February 2018

by Deborah Abernethy and Mike McLeod $6,100 (29 bids, 5 bidders): Violin of Hope, the Violins of the Holocaust. Very rare Violin of Hope of the Jewish in the ghetto and concentration camps of the Holocaust in Germany. The violin is hand-made, and it is very old. It is inlaid with the Star of David […]

Ken’s Korner: Violin from the Titanic is on exhibit in the U.S.

Ken’s Korner: Violin from the Titanic is on exhibit in the U.S.

Ken’s Korner: Violin from the Titanic is on exhibit in the U.S. News & Views From the World of Antiques & Collectibles By Ken Hall Remember last month we reported that the rosewood violin played by the bandmaster aboard the Titanic the night the doomed ocean liner went down over 100 years ago had been […]

Ken's Korner: Rare Antique Stradivarius violin turned in to lost-found

Rare Stradivarius violin turned in to lost-found

Ken’s Korner: Rare Antique Stradivarius violin turned in to lost-found A rare antique Stradivarius violin worth millions of dollars was turned in to a Swiss post office lost-and-found after an absent-minded musician left it on a train in Bern. The owner of the instrument lent it to a friend, who got off at a stop […]