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4/4 violin, Guarneri-del Gesu style. £2,150

Guarneri Del Gesu style concert violin. 4/4 size, length of back 351 mm, built on a form dating from 1741. Standard fittings, medium figured Bosnian Maple for back and sides. Lovely, powerful tone.
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Completed in 2002, but since has been the recipient of further work by myself to perfect essential workshop techniques, including the tricky procedure of neck grafting, this was carried out in 2009 where the neck portion was replaced while retaining the original peghead and scroll