Page last updated July 11th, 2017

Welcome to our eclectic & specialist range of quality handmade, antique & second hand fiddles, fretted & folk instruments...

All instruments sold will include a workshop set up at Moseley Violins.




8 Course Lute  Handmade by John H Duncliffe, NRI Manchester , 1979 P.o.E.
Theorbo: Handmade by Edward Fitzgibbon, London 1990.  P.o.E.



NEW Ashbury Classic Size Resonator Guitar with hard foam case -IN STOCK

NEW Ashbury "Style E" Mandolin.    £399.00 - with Fitted Hard Case. - IN STOCK


Modern Handmade Guitar based on Gibson J45 steel strung guitar, by Kevin Baslé, 2012. £950.00 see pics below



Mandolins and Mandolas


Folk & Other


Mandolins and Mandolas



Ashbury "Style E" Mandolin.    £399.00 - with Fitted Hard Case.


Solid Alaskan Sitka Spruce Top, Rosecherry Body, Rosewood Fingerboard.

new KENTUCKY KM-172 Honey series A style  Solid carved top , Gotoh tuners, one piece maple neck Oval Soundhole               available to order


Ashbury AM-370 Mandolin Scroll body, oval soundhole, solid spruce top, solid maple body, maple neck.  Lightweight Oblong Case or Hardshell Case available.                           

available to order

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Professional quality range of Guitars, Basses, Resonators, Ukuleles, Mandolins, Banjos & Fiddles

Ashbury Classic Size Resonator Guitar
Classic sized body with F sound holes. Mahogany top, back and sides. Made in China
Complete with Case




    Product Features
  • Single cone with a rosewood biscuit. 12th fret to body and mahogany neck.
  • Rosewood bound fingerboard. Slotted headstock with single Kluson style machine heads
  • Matt finish. Two piece back with abalone centre strip. Strung with medium gauge strings
    Product Specifications
  • Nut width: 45mm
  • Width at 12th fret: 55mm
  • Scale length: 650mm
  • Body depth: 80mm
  • Lower bout: 360mm
  • Upper bout: 255mm
  • Waist: 222mm
  • No Frets: 19
  • Body length: 495mm
  • Overall Instrument Length: 1000mm




CS8/ 26 Second hand Handmade guitar By Gerald Scott, Doncaster , 1982, with hard case leatherette finish                                                 £900.00

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CS7/51c HANDMADE Acoustic Guitar By Luthier Kevin Baslé 2012,  with hard case                                                  £950.00

Modern Handmade acoustic guitar based upon a Gibson J45-Cutaway by Kevin Baslé, 2012. Kevin has modified the barring structure to soften the treble tone . The result is a beautifully balanced yet powerful tone.




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Dean dreadnought 'Acoustic Tradition S2' guitar with Ritter padded foam gigbag.    £200.00

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Suzuki Classical Guitar                         £195.00

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MV9/ 63 Soprano Ukulele labelled: "G.Puglisi Reale & Figli" 1925, Sicily, Italy. Fully restored at MV, Splice of wood in back, reinforcement of rosette, revarnishing of body with Shellac, new pegs, gluing of bridge and fret levelling and polishing.                                                                     £450.00



"NEW" The HISCOX Liteflite Hardshell Case for "A" or "F" style Mandolins

The No 1 choice for guitar cases now available to all mandolin players



CHICKENBONE CIGARBOXES Now buy direct from the Birmingham maker and try your hand at a 3 or 4 string fretted guitar. Ideal for blues / slide guitar styles ***Buy from the best "Godfather" of cigarbox makers

Made in

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