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Fine Violins, Ltd.

Fine Violins, Ltd.

(203) 453-2011

Fine Violins, Ltd.

41 years in business
310 Stepstone Hill Rd
Guilford, CT 06437-2041
Fax Numbers
  • (203) 458-3333
BBB File Opened: 11/06/1986
Business Started: 01/01/1976
Business Management
  • Mr. Charles H. Magby, President
Business Category
  • Musical Instruments - Dealers
Alternate Business Names
  • Fine Violins Ltd.; Charles Magby
  • Magby, Charles H., Fine Violins, Ltd.


Government Action

Charles Henry Magby Jr
On December 18, 2014, Charles Henry Magby Jr plead guilty to three counts of 1st degree larceny involving the consignment sales of music instruments belonging to former customers.  On March 26, 2015, Charles Henry Magby Jr was sentenced to eight years jail, execution suspended, three years probation.


This company offers sales, service, repairs and appraisals of violins, violas, cellos and bows.

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Fine Violins, Ltd.


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