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Christine (moonlitday)
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February 10, 2021 - 9:55 pm
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Evening everyone!

 

Can anyone help me ID these strings? I really like them but can't seem to match them up on any string charts I've come across online.

They are teal with a bit of red at the peg end across all 4 strings, the tail end are gold wound with either black or navy blue (hard to tell). The e is gold at the tail.

Edit: appears I can't type tonight, sorry for the typo in the title. 

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SharonC
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February 10, 2021 - 10:57 pm
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Hi Christine,

I think they are Larsen Tzigane.  Here's a site that has review & pictures:

Violin String Review  – Larsen Spotlight Review:

https://www.violinstringreview.....ght-review

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Fiddlerman
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February 11, 2021 - 10:59 am
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SharonC said
Hi Christine, I think they are Larsen Tzigane.  Here's a site that has review & pictures:

Violin String Review  – Larsen Spotlight Review:

https://www.violinstringreview.....ght-review

Right on SharonC 😁

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Gordon Shumway
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There are various webpages such as these:-

https://www.lashofviolins.com/.....cation.htm

https://www.violinstringreview.....or-id.html

I see the problem - the lashof pictures are better, but they don't illustrate Tziganes.

Andrew

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