Antonio Stradivari, Cremona, c. 1728

Violin: 50745

Labeled, "Antonio Stradivarius, 1728..."

The head later. The top also by Stradivari and from a similar period but not original to the back.

Back: One-piece

Top: also by Stradivari but not original to the back.

Scroll: Later, 19th century.

Length of back: 35.3 cm

Upper bouts: 16.4 cm

Middle bouts: 11.3 cm

Lower bouts: 20.3 cm

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in c. 2005 Anonymous
... ...
in 2011 Sold by John & Arthur Beare
from 2011 Australian Chamber Orchestra

Known players

Satu Vanska

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: John & Arthur Beare, London (2010) Attributes the back and ribs to Antonio Stradivari circa 1728, the top to the same period but from another instrument and the scroll to a later maker.
  • Certificate: C. F. Langonet & Son, London (1956)

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