Rare and Interesting late 17th/ early 18th century double purfled division viol, the two piece back with geometric purfling and the spruce table decorated with geometric foliate inlay, the fingerboard with seven frets and the head with a pierced scroll, back length 25 3/8″, 64.20cm, viol bow
* A similar model of this instrument is illustrated on the frontispiece of Christopher Simpson – The Division Viol*

Sold for £6200