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Brown violin case (Jaeger Prestige), with Thomas Smith C. 1760 Violin and Manoel Francisco bow

Missing in on 15th April 2023

Instrument Details

Instrument
Violin
Material
Wood
Colour
Unique Markings
Deep dark varnish. Quite a few mends on the belly.
Serial Number

How the instrument was lost

Travelling on the 10:08 train from Hastings to Eastbourne.
Violin case last seen on that train at about 10:45 at the Eastbourne destination.

Southern Rail have been notified of the loss.

Description

Makers mark inside says: ‘made by Tho Smith at the Harp and Hautboy in Piccadilly London 17 …’ – but we know it originally had 1767, label part since lost