Back: Plain Maple
Top: Italian Spruce
Neck: Plain Maple
Textured oil varnish
Body length: 418 (16.5 -“) Bouts: 196, 137, 242 Ribs: 35 at top block, 38 at lower String length: 379 Stop: 224
This is one of a pair of violins, the X and O-fiddles, that are part of an investigation into the effects, if any, of plate thicknessing patterns on the tone of violins.