Maker: HR Pfretzschner, 1895 – 1900
Description: One of the earlier Tourte copy models by Pfretchzsner and made for the London firm of Hawkes & Company. Finely carved head, good strong pernambuco.
Playing Qualities: Strong but with some supple quality, elegant and responsive.
Branded: Hawkes and Son and TOURTE Model
Mounts: Silver and ebony.
Weight: 60 grams
Lapping (wrap): Silver with leather
Balance Point: 251 mm
Condition: Good with some handle wear
Supplied with Letter of Authenticity by Philip Brown Violins Limited