The 1 pc back measures 14 by 8 1/8 inches. The violin is lined and has 4 corner blocks. There are no bassbar or soundpost cracks on the violin and the neck is solid. The scroll had a scratch/hairline repair on the treble side at one time. The repair is stable and holding (please check pics).
The pegbox is in good condition. The fingerboard is in good condition. The soundpost is standing inside the violin and there are no open seams.
The violin is for restoration. The violin has written on the inside back "Robert A Blood 1895 Elba NY" (please check pics). The saddle is loose and will need reattached to the violin(please check pics).
This vintage American made violin is for restoration. The item "Vintage Old Antique American 1895 Robert A Blood Elba NY Full Size Violin NR" is in sale since Sunday, November 28, 2021. This item is in the category "Antiques\Musical Instruments (Pre-1930)\String". The seller is "frenchviolins" and is located in Greenville, Pennsylvania.This item can be shipped worldwide.