Andrea Postacchini, Fermo, 1822

Cello: 47828

Bearing its original label, "Andreas Postacchini Amici filius fecit Firmi Anno 1822. Opus 189."

Back: Two-piece cut on the slab of fain narrow curl

Top: of irregular broad grain

Scroll: of fainter curl, cut on the slab

Ribs: of narrow curl, cut on the quarter

Varnish: Light golden-brown

Length of back: 72.4 cm


in 1976 Gwyn Morris
in 1978 Sold by Sotheby's

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London

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  • The Strad, November, 1976, London (illustrated)
  • Sotheby's Highly Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, November 8-9, 1978, London, Sotheby's, Sotheby's, London (illustrated)


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