Italian Violin, Leandro Bisiach, Milan, 1907, labeled LYON & HEALY/CHICAGO./Cremonatone No. 1166. 1907./MADE BY Leandro Bisiach, length of back 355 mm.
Insurance Appraisal: Christophe Landon, 2005.
Missing purfling from lower back (approximately 1 cm). Minor repaired rib crack to bass shoulder. Cleated hairline cracks to upper back (approximately 4 cm). Several repaired top cracks, including wing, saddle, and sound post.
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