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Furber Matthew II

 

No label or brand visible

 

Early C19th English

 

Original neck/scroll

 

pin prick to scroll

 

inlaid purfling, rather blunt mitres

 

long corners

 

linings & blocks pine, linings appear to be cut into c bouts

 

small saddle

 

front likely two different pieces - at first glance looks like a one piece (still not sure) there is a pin mark on the front marking the centre joint and what appear to be semi-circle dents

 

2 piece back, no pins visible

 

Betts colour varnish

 

LOB: 353mm

 

Stop length: 191mm

 

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