VIOLA NORTHERN ITALIA
Italian viola labelled Giovanni BUSSONE, made in Northern Italia ca.1860.
Table of spruce of narrow grain to the rigth and medium grain to the left.
One piece back of maple of medium curl descending to the left.
Ribs and neck of similar wood.
Varnish of a deep red colour.
Labelled : Giovanni Bussone alumnus Pressenda
fecit Taurini anno domini 1862
Length of the back : 401 mm