Antique Italian violin.The spruce top is of fairly even grain and has some repaired cracks.The two piece back is of highly flamed maple with matching sides. Inlaid perfling on top and bottom. The two piece back is of lightly flamed maple and has what appears to be a short repaired crack at the top right edge. There are some repaired cracks in the lower right rib. There is a Grancino label on the inside but it was identified by two major Chicago, US dealers as being a Testore.Length of back is 13 3/4 ", upper bout 6 1/4", middle 4 1/8", lower bout 7 7/8". Comes with case.
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