MV14/ 53A Full size German violin. Circa 1890’s
MV14/ 53A Full size German violin. Circa 1890’s. Labelled “Excelsior Copy of Antonius Stradivarius Fecit Dresdae. Anno 1888 Especially made for Thomas Carr – Colchester”. With Tonica strings. Length of back: 35.8 cms. Instrument only.
Two-piece back with medium grain and tight figure. Fine-grain front. Golden-amber varnish. Ebony fittings with Wittner tailpiece. String length: 33 cms.