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French violin labelled Carrodus dated 1892

£2,500.00

This lovely antique full-size French violin is labelled "The Carrodus Violin 1892 No. E98".  These violins were imported from France by Haynes & Co, London.

It is in excellent condition with no damage or restorations, practically mint.  Just a few minor surface scratches to varnish.

It has a good looking two-piece flamed maple back and matching ribs.  Neat workmanship.  Lovely golden/amber varnish, original throughout.

Excellent tone for a violin in this price range, easy response across all strings.

It has been set-up with rosewood & ebony fittings, a bridge stamped "D E Way Plymouth", Pirastro Tonica strings with a Goldbrokat E string.

Length of back 360mm.

This is a great sounding instrument suitable for a college/academy student or discerning amateur.

Free brand new case.  Free shipping within UK.  Happy to ship world-wide.