French Violin, Francois Pique, Paris, c. 1790
French Violin, Francois Pique, Paris, c. 1790, bearing the maker's label, length of one-piece back 14 in., 355 mm.
Certificate: Fritz Reuter & Sons, Lincolnwood, February 27, 2009
Very good, repaired hairline cracks at lower treble rib, small rib fracture at upper treble (5mm) . Repaired wing cracks, repaired hairline cracks in lower treble bout of top. Back is clean. Pegbox walls refaced.