Roth Violin, used by Claude Williams


This violin was made by Ernst Heinrich Roth of Markneukirchen, Germany in 1936. The violin is a reproduction of a Stradivari violin made in 1700. The violin has an electric pickup attachment.

Date Made: 1936

Referenced: Stradivari, AntonioUser: Williams, ClaudeMaker: Roth, Ernst Heinrich

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Germany: Saxony, Markneukirchen

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Credit Line: Gift of Blanche Y. Fouse-Williams

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2005.0235.01Accession Number: 2005.0235Catalog Number: 2005.0235.01

Object Name: violin

Measurements: overall: 35.7 cm x 20.6 cm; 14 1/16 in x 8 1/8 inoverall: 23 1/2 in x 8 in x 3 3/8 in; 59.69 cm x 20.32 cm x 8.5725 cm


Record Id: nmah_1296915

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