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Giovanni Cavani Bass Violin

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SKU: B2563

Giovanni Cavani Bass Violin Full-cut 3/4 Size, Violin Cornered, Flat Back Made in Spilamberto, Italy c. 1880

  • Top table is a six-piece plate of spruce, ranging in grain from fine at the outer flanks to modified slab-cut at the center section
  • Back table is a two-piece plate of slab-cut willow with the maker's initials branded below the neck block button
  • Ribs of matching willow to that of the back table
  • Original scroll of plain grained poplar with a modified flamed maple neck graft
  • Individual decorative Busan style tuners mounted on brass plates
  • Varnish is deep reddish brown
  • Marvelous example of Giovanni Cavani workmanship. Wonderful condition and a truly masterful bass tonally.
  • Excellent condition
  • Overall body length: 44 in.
  • Width at the upper bout: 19 3/4 in.
  • Width at the center bout: 14 1/4 in.
  • Width at the lower bout: 26 1/2 in.
  • Mensure (string length): 41 3/8 in.
  • Kolstein padded cover included with purchase

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