Italian violoncello attributed to Vincenzo Cavanni, labelled Vincenzo Allieve di Giovanni on the upper rib and branded CV externally above the saddle and internally where the label is normally positioned, the two piece back of medium curl with similar wood to the sides and head, the table of a medium width grain and the varnish of a golden-brown colour, 29 7/8″, 75.80cm

Sold for £12000