The Scott Cao "Lord Winton" is modeled after a violin made in 1742 by Giuseppe Antonio Guarneri, del Gesł (1698-1744). The original instrument was played by Yehudi Menuhin for three decades, and at the time of his selling the instrument in 1999 it was the highest-valued violin in the world. 0% Financing Available.
The Scott Cao "Lord Wilton" violin is meticulous replica carved by experienced luthiers under the strict supervision of Scott Cao. Spruce top of medium grain. Two-piece maple back with medium flame. Ribs and scroll similar to back. Finished in an oil varnish of a red-brown on a golden ground and antiqued in the style of the original violin.
Ebony fingerboard, pegs, tailpiece, and endbutton
Aubert Mirecourt bridge
Pirastro Gold Label E string, Thomastik Dominant A, D, and G strings