2. Benjamin Banks, 
Date c.177



Inscribed "Banks" on outside lower ribs, Amati copy, varnish of a golden brown colour. Illustrated in Albert Cooper's book "Benjamin Banks the Salisbury Violin Maker" first published in 1989.

Length of Back 356 mm
Top Bout 165 mm
Middle Bout 115 mm
Lower Bout 206 mm
Top Rib 29 mm
Lower Rib 29 mm
Stop 195 mm