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Is this a Titanic violin?

A violin that it's claimed was played as the Titanic sunk will go on show this week before it is sold. It is expected to enter the record books for becoming the most expensive Titanic artefact of all time.

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Violin 'played on the Titanic' to go on show

Video. A violin it is claimed was heroically played by Wallace Hartley, the Titanic band leader, as the ship sunk. It will go on show this week ahead of it being auctioned in Wiltshire next month. Forensic experts in Oxford helped a six year investigation trying to prove it is genuine.

But now relatives of another band member who also played a violin say they do not believe it is genuine. Mike Pearse reports.

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