Duke Copy Violin, France c1880
French student violin made in the style of Richard Duke, branded Duke below button on back, c1880.
Fairly plain woods throughout with a wax seal to the button. One-piece back.
Good condition, just a squeezed rib below chin rest area. (What appear to be cracks are deliberate scratches made during the making/ageing of the violin).
Dark amber varnish. Purfling scratched rather than inlaid.
Quality new set-up with professinnally cut bridge and Pro-Arte strings.
Free case and free shipping within UK.
Happy to ship world-wide.