1994 Mario Gallegati

A fine 3/4 violin corner carved back instrument from this accomplished italian maker. Medium grain stiff Spruce top, Moderately flame figured Maple back and sides, Medium flame figured Maple neck, Single unit Rubner hatpeg tuners with Rosewood posts, Ebony nut, fingerboard, tailpiece, and tailpiece saddle, Goetz adjustable aluminum rod endpin, Separate tailpiece attachment endpin, Belgian style adjustable bridge by Scott Marshall, Medium orange oil varnish. DIMENSIONS are: Top length 44″, Upper bout width 19 1/2″, Middle bout width 14″, Lower bout width 26 3/4″, Depth at tail 8 7/8″, Depth at upper bout bend 8 3/4″, Depth at neck 7 1/2″, String length 40 1/2″. The rich and sophisticated arco voice has a large and penetrating quality, unexpected with such an easy playing short string length. A superior choice for a soloist or a smaller player. With cover.

Price: $12,500