CS9/ 37a German ‘Apollo’ violin circa 1890-1900. Check out the sound sample!


Antique  “Apollo” violin made in Germany,  circa  1890-1900. Dominant strings with the back length of 360 mm. Labelled ‘Made in Germany, Apollo W.H. & G.H. Dreaper, 96, Bald Street, Liverpool, Class 6, No 2284 Registered’


Well-made violin. Two-piece maple back with fine grain, and tight figure. Spruce front with fine grain. Ebony fittings. Golden brown varnish. With the stop length of 333 mm. Instruments labelled 'Apollo' were imported by a musical instrument company, Rushworth & Dreaper, based in Liverpool for over 130 years, until 2002.

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