German Strad Copy, c1930, unlabelled. Very sturdy workshop instrument, well-made with good materials. The sound is warm, smooth, quite sweet at the top of the range. A good fiddle for an advancing student.
Condition: The inevitable knocks and dings, but no cracks, repairs or other issues.
Set-up: New ebony pegs, new soundpost and bridge, new Helicore strings and Wittner tailpiece. Every Wild Goat Fiddle is checked carefully, and fingerboards and top-nuts are adjusted or replaced as necessary.
Price, including a new case and bow: €900