Cello by James Briggs, Glasgow, 1927
This handsome Scottish cello by James Briggs, features a rich and powerful sound. It is an excellent example of this maker’s work and in superb condition. It has been finished with a typically craquelure varnish of a yellow/amber colour.
Label: Does not bear any internal label
Ribs and two-piece back highly flamed.
String length: 679mm
Length of back: 755mm
Upper / lower bout: 338mm / 439mm
Varnish description: Golden brown crackled varnish