currently in stock and ready for immediate delivery.
Pre 1850 Decante Luteback.
luteback is mainly original with the exception of keybox lid,
wheel cover and tailpiece veneer which have been renewed to the
ebony and bone keys and new tangents fitted. Original poor fitting
tuning pegs replaced with " Peghed" geared tuners. There is no
appreciable play on the axle.
internal passive transducer has been fitted. One rib has been replaced
( dark one nearest the player ). The bowing area of the wheel is true
though there is sideways distortion.
It is currently tuned in D/G .
Price of £2500 to include a quality gig bag .
A Youtube clip of the instrument can be seen <<< Here>>>