Labelled, "Antonius Stradivarius faciebat Cremonensis Anno 1721."
Bearing its original neck, re-angled at the heel. Accompanied by its original bassbar and fingerboard and a presentation case from W.E. Hill & Sons. The ornamented pegs and tailpiece by Jean Baptiste Vuillaume. Inscribed “PG” to the inside of the pegbox.
Back: in two pieces of maple with flame of medium width ascending from the joint
Top: in two pieces of spruce with medium width grain widening to the edges
Scroll: of broader curl, with original blacking on the chamfers
Ribs: of broader curl
Varnish: of a rich red-brown color
Length of back: 35.7 cm
Upper bouts: 16.8 cm
Lower bouts: 20.9 cm