PS5/ 45 Handmade Violin, Copy of ‘The Messiah 1716’ violin
Chinese hand made and hand varnished full size violin. Limited edition and accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity. Copy of the Stradivari ‘The Messiah 1716’ violin.
This is a premium quality instrument from the workshop of Xue Ping Hu in Beijing, China. It is number 01 of ten Single Limited Edition instruments commissioned by The Sound Post Company, and is accompanied by a Certificate of Authenticity from them. It is handmade and hand varnished with a back of two pieces in highly figured maple. The ribs and scroll are in similar wood to the back. The front is in two pieces of spruce and of narrow even grain. The varnish is of a golden amber brown colour on a gold ground. It was chosen to be part of Moseley Violin's Premier Select 5 Star range because of the high quality of the making.