Description: Cello - Gorgeous 1780 Benjamin Banks English Cello
Absolutely beautiful 1780 English cello by Benjamin Banks used by professional cellist for last 20 years. Excellent condition. Deep, clear sound, easy response. The back is from two pieces of slab cut maple of narrow, irregular horizontal flames. The sides and scroll are from similar maple. The top is from two pieces of spruce of narrow to medium grain. The varnish has an orange brown color. D'Attili papers. Available to see and try out in New York City. Click on weblink for sound sample.