Surrey Archives

Detailed Record

Accession Number:
2013.0024.0001 A-C
Collection:
Human History
Title
Violin, Bow, Case
Object Name
Violin
Date
1880
Materials:
Wood Wood Metal
Description:
a) Violin, copy of an Antonius Stradiuarius Cremonensis Faciobat Anno 1736, made of maple, alder, ebony wood b) bow, wooden stick, mother-of-pearl frog, c) case, wood, painted black on exterior, brass handle & latches, partial red velvet lining, signs on wear & tear inside & outside. This item belonged to the donor's grandfather, John Dragan. Mr. Dragan immigrated to British Columbia, Canada in 1908. His wife, Anastasia, immigrated in 1910. They both came from Kolomyia, Austria.
Associations:
Dragan, John, Mr.
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