Violins No:118 & 119/left handed also five string Violin No; 117
The image of the wood pieces show the makings of two violins - Amati and Guarneri del Gesù. The backs one piece and two piece and fronts
Have been flattened and centre joints squared up. The scroll blocks also plained for the fingerboard and squared. The ribs are prepared and finished to 1.2m.m.thick. The pieces at the front of the image are the linings and will be cut into strips. The internal blocks are not shown these will be made from willow.
The violin finished in the white No:119 is being prepared for varnishing. This violin is commissioned for left handed playing.
Five string violin No: 116 is still being varnished, a few more coats is needed before fitting up.