Bowed Instruments

Vegter Violins sell a large range of instruments and bows of all sizes, ranging from student level to professional quality.  

We make the quality promise that any instrument sold by us will be taken back in trade when the player is ready to upgrade the instrument. This is subject to the condition of the returned instrument.

The following are some of the instruments that are available to purchase from Vegter Violins.  If interested in viewing an instrument please contact the Workshop in advance so that we can ensure that the instrument is in the Workshop on the required day.


  • Vincenzo Trusiano Panormo, Paris 1766
  • Charles & Samuel Thompson, London circa 1780; Alliance Vivace strings, restored by Beare, London
  • Hugo Vegter, Cork 2004; 1704 StradModel, 50-year-old Italian Maple, 40-year-old French Alpine Spruce Top
  • Wm. Shepherd, London, 1976; signed
  • Fine Antique Violin, circa 1835, labelled Joseph Horenstainer, Mittenwald, 1735
  • Paul Mangenot, Mirecourt
  • Acoulon et Blondelet, Sarasate Professionel d’après Nicolaus Amati, 1659


  • Hugo Vegter, Cork, 2010; Andrea Amati model, 15 ½in
  • Hugo Vegter, Cork, 1993: Andrea Guarneri model, 16“, 1st prize winner, RDS 1993 
  • Antonio Giusberti, Vigevano, 1975; 16 ⅝in
  • Heritage copy of Giovanni Paolo Maggini “Dumas”; 16 in.


  • Alosisus Vincentius Honěk, Prague, 1973
  • Santos Hernandez, Madrid, 1908
  • Sinfonica Antiqued, 2002

Double Bass

  • Sinfonica all Solid Antiqued

All above listed instruments come with an improved set-up and leaves the workshop in its best playing condition.

Special Offers

Vegter Violins will follow in the tradition of Patterson Violins in supplying the "Camden Outfit", instrument outfits which include the instrument, case and bow with an improved set-up and leaves the workshop in its best playing condition.  Please contact the Workshop on 021 450 6868 for more information.


Phone 021 450 6868

Fax 021 450 6868

Monday to Friday: 10am to 5pm; Outside these hours by Appointment