Joseph Hill II, London, c. 1780

Cello: 83056

Labeled, "Joseph Hill, Maker, at the Harp and Flute, in the Hay Market, 17.. London."

Rosewood fittings.

Back: in two pieces of quarter cut maple with medium narrow flame ascending from the center seam.

Top: in two pieces of spruce with medium width grain broadening toward the edges.

Scroll: of plainer maple.

Ribs: of similar wood.

Varnish: of a golden brown color.

Length of back: 75.1 cm

Upper bouts: 34.8 cm

Middle bouts: 25.0 cm

Lower bouts: 43.3 cm


until 2018 Anonymous
in 2018 Sold by Tarisio
from 2018 Current owner

Certificates & Documents

  • Certificate: Tarisio NY, New York, NY (2018)
  • Letter certificate: W. E. Hill & Sons, London (1910)

Cozio holds copies of many certificates and other documents, some of which are available to view on request. Please contact us if you wish to view a particular document. (Note that we do not always have permission to share documents.)


You already have a Tarisio account. Please login to continue.

Forgot Password



Please register or ​to continue.



Please register or ​to continue.

We have sent you an email.
Please follow the link to confirm your registration.


Create Your Password

Click the button below and we'll email you a link to generate your Tarisio password.