Front fine-grained, highly-arched, with deep depressions at edges; C-shaped soundholes; small inlay of flowers and heart between bridge and fingerboard and a small heartshaped piercing. Back of five ribs of alternating ebony and ivory, with ebony and ivory lines in joints; lined with paper. Neck veneered with thirteen alternating strips of ebony and ivory; boxwood pegs; pegbox finial the head of a boy carved in ivory. The tailpiece and fingerboard are decorated in alternating strips of ebony and ivory, three on the tailpiece, and seven on the fingerboard.
Royal College of Music Museum
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- Measurements:Length: 442mm. Width: 359mm. Depth: 23mm.
- View the original record:http://museumcollections.rcm.ac.uk/collection/Details/collect/1169