Cello Location: Brewster, NY, USA
Description: Cello for sale - Scarampella Cello with case and bow
This is a rare Scarampella Cello with a bow and a case on sale for $4000. The cello is labeled "Stefano Scarampella in Mantua anno 1875." The back is two pieces of maple with moderate narrow flames descending sharply from the center. The ribs are of wood matching the sides. The top is two pieces of spruce with even fine growth. The varnish is a deep reddish color on a yellow ground. The bow is stamped "Joh. Schneider." It is an octagonal stick of pernambuco with a nickel mounted ebony frog, nickel button, figured pearl slide, pearl eyes and silver wrap. The weight is 81.6 grams. The case is a "ZTek Deluxe" Eastman case with wheels.