An 1880 Czech violin by Jan Basta of 3/4 size. The violin carries its original label. The scroll is thoroughly cut . The top is made of regular fine grained spruce, the two piece back of deeply flamed maple. The condition is excellent.
The violin is accompanied by a very rare half size violin bow labelled Parisot. The bow is French and early 1900's made by the Jerome Thibouville Lamy firm.
Jan Basta 3/4 1880 with JTL French Bow