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The Cozio Archive

Welcome to Cozio, the world’s largest reference resource for buyers, sellers and connoisseurs of fine stringed instruments and bows.

Founded in 2003 as a public registry of iconography, provenance and pricing information for historical stringed instruments, Cozio encompasses over 30,000 individual instruments and bows by over 2,500 makers. It is also the most comprehensive online source for maker biographies and provenance information, and contains over 50,000 historical auction prices.

Although most of Cozio is available to the public by subscription, it also contains photographs, documents and records of instruments and bows that are accessible only by request. If you would like information about any item that is not publicly available, please contact us.


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Tarisio celebrates 15 years

Tarisio's director and expert reflects on the company's first 15 years

By Jason Price

This fall marks a special anniversary: 15 years ago this November, Tarisio held its first-ever auction of musical instruments. The first sale was a humble production: a laser-printed catalog, a temporary staff of two, rather rustic photography and a mostly homemade website. People thought we were crazy.