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1790 Matthew Furber 4/4 Cello - Consignment

This instrument does not come with a case. If we are to ship it, you will need to purchase an appropriate case.

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Dimensions are as follows:

  • Length of body: 29 1/2"
  • Width of upper bout: 13"
  • Width of c-bout: 9 1/2"
  • Width of lower bout: 16 5/8"
  • String length: 27"

4/4 (English) Crafted in 1790, Used on Consignment

Finely aged, well-integrated sound with imperceptible difference in tone across the strings, and over the entire register. Creamy, yet complex, the A is expressive; full of color, texture and interest. The lower register is dark and woody. Plenty of volume and projection. An extremely fine example of Matthew Furber's work. Well-cared for and in excellent condition for its age. The more compact dimensions of the English form is ideal for the smaller cello player, but does not limit the instrument in its performance or projection.

All cellos are setup or adjusted by Linda and played before shipped, guaranteed.

You will have to purchase a hard case if this cello needs to be shipped to you.

Please see my policies on Consignment Cellos before purchasing.

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Buying a Cello Online from Linda West Cellos

All of our cellos (except for those on consignment or mezzo-forte instruments) come with a 14-day trial period. Once you receive your new cello, play it for 2 weeks, and if it's not "the one", contact us to discuss a return or replacement. Shipping costs back to us are the buyer's responsibility. Please see our FAQs for complete details.

We know that purchasing a cello online takes an incredible amount of trust, knowledge, and information. Therefore, we go the extra mile to make sure that you have as much information about your future cello soulmate as we can possibly provide. We would love to talk to you before you put that cello in your cart and purchase it so we can help you make sure it's going to be the right one for you. Unlike big, 'volume' shops, we are intimately familiar with each cello we have listed, and are experts at cello/player match-making. We are very passionate about making sure you receive the cello that is going to make your playing blossom, and put a smile on your face every time you play.

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