CS10/ 16 Antique, English, circa 1800, 7/8 size cello. Soundsample,


CS10/ 16 Antique, English, circa 1800,  7/8 size cello. Labelled’ Joseph Guarneri’.


The back is of 3 pieces of maple and is 73.9 cm in length. The scroll is stylistically  of an earlier period but may not be  original to the cello grafted to modern length neck . The front is of spruce  with medium grain which narrows towards the flanks and is winged on the lower bouts.

The cello has had extensive restoration and is in good playing order.

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