Established 1982 Tel: 020 7249 9398

Find out the value of your musical instrument

If you are no longer using your instrument or bow why not benefit from Bridgewood & Neitzert’s expertise, contact one of our experts, who will be delighted to offer free confidential advice without obligation.

We offer a range of valuation services; These include free verbal valuation, full written valuations for a fixed fee, insurance, probate, CITES, expert advice to legal and insurance advice.

We provide accurate, up to date opinions for most stringed instruments and bows, offering you practical advice about value and prospects for sale. We can offer a free valuation by email without obligation,and can usually determine from your photographs if you have a factory-made violin, or a fine instrument. We will advise if an instrument is of interest or importance and if we will need to examine it in order to assess its condition and provenance before giving an assessment. Fees apply for any formal opinion.

Valuations available from Bridgewood and Neitzert London
Valuations available from Bridgewood and Neitzert London
Valuations available from Bridgewood and Neitzert London
Valuations available from Bridgewood and Neitzert London
Valuations available from Bridgewood and Neitzert London
Valuations available from Bridgewood and Neitzert London

Want to know more?

Thinking about selling? Bridgewood & Neitzert provides a free online valuation service for violins, violas, cellos, double bass and bows. We also value lutes and viola da gamba.

Prefer to give us a call? We are always available over the phone to book an appointment or just discuss the valuation services if you have any questions. 020 7279 9398″

What information do I need to submit a Violin Valuation?

If you are planning to submit an online valuation, please gather the following:

A description of your instrument. Please describe the condition, label or brands, size and any historical information you have about the Violin including old letters or previous valuations, certificates and original purchase price.

Photographs of your Violin. Please supply good quality colour photographs of the front, back, scroll and any additional details that may be of interest.  For bows please provide photos of the frog and tip.

Good quality photographs will allow us to more accurately assess and value your violin.

If you have an instrument or bow that you are considering selling we would be very pleased to provide a complimentary, no obligation valuation.

Please note that all prices quoted are provisional until the item has been examined by one of our experts in person.

Please note that these evaluations are not usable for insurance purposes. For insurance appraisals please contact us on +44 (0)20 7249 9398 or bridgewoodandneitzert@gmail.com

How to photograph your instrument

Ensure the photographs of your instrument are on a plain, neutral background and are in clear focus.

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