Technical description: Back of a violin, nearly completed state. Figured back rising from right to left. Outer arching almost completed, just a little on the right hand edge not finished. Pencil line for the purfling position. Inside completed. Pencil marks to indicate the soundpost position, thickness contours and extremes of the arching.
369 (including heel).
Purchased in 1983 with assistance from the Government's Local Museums Purchase Fund and the University's General Council Trust.