Cello by Thomas Powell, London, c.1810
Label: Does not bear any internal label
John Dilworth certificate: “The back is of two matched pieces of semi-slab sawn maple showing a light horizontal figure in the upper and middle bouts. The ribs are marked with a regular upright medium flame, and the scroll is plain."
String length: 679mm
Length of back: 735mm
Upper / lower bout: 342mm / 423mm
Varnish description: Clear red brown varnish laid over a golden ground