MV12/ 64B French, likely Caussin workshop, 4/4 violin, circa 1890-1900
Antique, French, likely Caussin workshop 4/4 violin, circa 1890-1900. Unlabelled, but written in pencil inside is ‘H Sultzer 17475B’. With Thomastik Alphayue strings .
Set up at Moseley Violins. One-piece back, slab cut, of wide grain. Even medium-grain front . Guarneri-style F-holes. Set up at Moseley Violins with ebony pegs and chin rest and rosewood endpin. New bridge and sound-post. Amber-brown varnish. Thomastic Alphayue strings. Length of back 35.8 cms. String length 328mm.