MV13/ 36 Antique German Hopf-copy, circa 1920-30’s
Antique Hopf-copy violin , made in Saxony, Germany. With Thomastik Vision strings. Length of back: 35.7 cms
A fine example of the Hopf model. One piece maple back of medium figure. Matching sides and neck woods. Front of tight-grained spruce. , with antiqued spirit varnish, Branded under back button "HOPF". Set up at Moseley Violins with Wittner fine tuner pegs, ebony chinrest and rosewood endpin. New Aubert bridge and sound-post. Golden-brown varnish. String length 33 cms.