Don Tatem Pellegrina - Orion

£2400

The same string length as a violin with the air volume of a 16 inch viola.  An excellent choice for smaller violists who need a powerful instrument.  Pellegrinas are also considered collector's items due to their rarity.

Label: 
Orion
Don Tatem
Cardiff
No 526 February 2007

Total length: 63 cm / 24 3/4 inches
String length: 32.7 cm / 12 7/8 inches (same string length as a violin)
Length from saddle to top nut:  50 cm / 19 3/4 inches approx
Width at widest point when standing on ribs: 27.8 cm / 11 inches

Front: wide grain
Back: two piece back, medium to fine horizontal flame
Ribs: faint medium figure on ribs
Neck: medium flame
Varnish: red orange brown
Strings: Dominant medium

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