German Violin, Nicolaus Diehl, Darmstadt, 1842, bearing the maker's label, length of back 357 mm.
Very good. Repaired top center seam fracture under tailpiece, approx. 9cm., repaired face fracture above bass ff, approx. 4cm., inlay repairs at bass and treble C-bouts, Pegbox bushed, grafted scroll, and top corners capped. Slight deformation under bridge feet.
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