18th century Italian violin by Paolo Antonio Testore circa 1735, bearing the remnants of the original label, the two piece back of faint medium curl with similar wood to the sides and later head, the table of a narrow grain widening to the flanks and a varnish of a pale yellow colour, 13 15/16″, 35.40cm
*This instrument is sold with a certificate of authenticity from Peter Adamson

Sold for £7000