- Sold for:
German Violin, labeled Lewis Solo Violin. No. 1 B/EXPRESSLY MADE AS A COPY OF/THE "BETTS" STRADIVARI/BY/FRANZ WEIDLER, in Schilbach. Anno 1911/FOR WILLIAM LEWIS & SON, CHICAGO, length of back 358 mm, with case.
Extensive damage to upper back.
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