Fine Musical Instruments
Italian Violin, Giuseppe Baldantoni, Ancona, c. 1830, bearing the maker's label, length of back 355 mm, with case.
Certificate: Peter Biddulph, London, April 15, 1991.
Very clean. Top is doubled at lower block area. Repaired hairline fracture below treble ff. Pegholes bushes. Neck step. Back button graft repair.
Good graduations, retouch only at repairs.
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