645 Nicolas Bertholini
Mirecourt violin, c1930, labelled Nicolas Bertholini etc. Top end instrument, made with the very best of woods, meticulous workmanship, beautiful edgework. Gold-brown varnish with black points. It sounds as good as it looks, rich and smooth and silvery. Instruments like this are getting harder and harder to find. One for a professional.
Condition: A couple of dings and scratches, but generally looks very fresh, almost as new.
Set-up: Original rosewood pegs, new matching chin rest. New soundpost and Aubert bridge, new Wittner tailpiece and Helicore strings.
Price, including a new case and bow: ON HOLD