accessories
Stringed Instrument Accessories

Photo etching by Gerrit Dou from the Dipper Print Collection

We are able to fabricate any part of the stringed instrument that you may need but can’t buy off the shelf. This includes historically informed pegs, fingerboards, bridges, tailpieces, end buttons. Contact us to discuss your needs for special custom-made accessories for your baroque and transitional instruments.

TurningApeg2

Andrew at the Myford lathe hand turning a boxwood baroque violin peg

BoxwoodPegs

Completed boxwood violin pegs, beautiful and timeless in appearance.

GermanBridgeOnTheBench

Cutting a German Klotz style transitional bridge.

GermanStyleBridge

German Klotz style transitional violin bridge

FrenchStyleBridge

French 1750’s style baroque violin bridge

GuarneriStyleBridge

Cremonese style transitional violin bridge

RoseWindowBridge

Rose window style transitional violin bridge

We have a large library of baroque bridges in addition to those shown above that we can build for all instruments.

Vienna1810TailpieceWshield

Solid ebony Vienna 1810 style tailpiece with shell shield inlay in progress

StradivariTailpiece

Solid ebony late baroque Italian style tailpiece