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Charles van Raalte

Violin

Period:
19th Century
Description:

The back of this violin has been inlaid in coloured woods depicting a pastoral scene and the peg box culminates in the carved head of a man. 

 It has the following inscription carved around it's ribs: "Honoratus Derazey factor Italico modo urbe Mirecuria".

Place of Production:
Italy or France
Dimensions:
lenght 355mm
Source:
Dean Castle
Accession number:
MI/A55
Digital Number:
EAMU028a, b, c
Copyright:
East Ayrshire Council


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