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"The Francesca" Violin

Maker: Antonio Stradivari
(Italian, Cremona 1644–1737 Cremona)

Date: 1694
Geography: Cremona, Italy
Medium: Maple, spruce, ebony
Dimensions: Length: 58.4 cm (23 in.), Width: 20.3 cm (8 in.); L. of body: 36.2 cm (14 1/4) Rib height: at top: 2.8 cm (1 1/8 in.) at lower bout: 3 cm (1 3/16 in.) at bottom: 3 cm (1 3/16in.)
Classification: Chordophone-Lute-bowed-unfretted
Credit Line: Bequest of Annie Bolton Matthews Bryant, 1933
Accession Number: 34.86.2 a

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