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Description: Rare French violin, labelled JEAN BAPTIST VUILLAUME A PARIS, 3 RUE DEMOUR TERNES, EXPRES POUR MON AMI DAVID LAURIE, 1874, numbered 2976 and signed on the label, the one-piece slab back of narrow curl ornamented with inlaid fleur-de-lys design at rib corners and ends, the scroll of narrow curl with inlaid ebony foliate design, the top of medium grain ornamented with red and green stones around inlaid ebony fleur-de-lys, the varnish of a golden brown colour.
Maker: Vuillaume, Jean Baptiste
Place of Origin: Paris, France
Authenticity Status: Certificate
Certificate Author: J. & A. Beare, London
Date of Certificate: May 11, 1962