Violin “Carlo IX” AhsmoleanPosted on Thu, Sep 09, 2010
Copy of the violin named ” Carlo IX “, made by Andrea Amati in 1564 to the King of France .
The decorations are made with oil colours and gold 24K.
The maple come from Romania and is seasoned ca 10 years.
The top is made with italian spruce coming from Val di Fiemme and is seasoned 80 yers.
The original instruments is preserved in Oxford to the Ashmolean Museum, England.