Description: Cello - Ancient cello. Baroque
Early to mid 17th century cello. Fussen or Brescia. "Gasparo da Salo in Brescia" label. Partial Baroque conversion (retains modern neck & bass bar.
Poplar back, ribs & scroll. Spruce top.
Powerful & rich bass register, excellent projection & strong but sweet upper register.
Instrument in sturdy & sound condition but in need of some restoration, mainly cosmetic.
Instrument has shoulder-strap hole in the back plate (plugged)