Interesting circa 1760- 4/4 Violin

Measurements

Measurements:
Body Length: 14 1/4"
Upper Bout: 6 1/2'
C-Bout: 4 1/4"
Lower Bout: 8"
String Length: 13 1/4"


Saxony or possibly Viennese?
circa mid 18th century.
Ready to sing and in a good playing condition.
Fairly high arching and other features consistent with the Vienna school.
Looks and sounds amazing. It has such a complex sincere voice.
Inside it has an old KARL NIEDT Wurzburg 1908 repair label, as well as penciled record of past repair in Mexico for a musician named Ramon P Saleado sp? 1910.
Regardless of its mystery pedigree the tone is captivating and if you are a good musician looking for a very special old instrument this violin is worth a try. It was in a family for a long time and, sadly, was not getting played. It now is ready for its new person to come take it on its next musical adventure.

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