Instrument Type: Viola
Item #: XXX-857
Maker: Geoffrey Ovington
Description: Geoffrey Ovington began crafting instruments out of the plans he found in a book in 1973. He then moved to New York City and, under the guidance of James Coggin, began making instruments professionally. He moved to Shushan, Washington in 1981 where he continued his studies of violin making.
This particular viola is in excellent condition at this time. A beautiful Maggini style viola with double purfling and intricate inlay in the back. Beautifully clear and rich, powerful tone for such a comfortable body size. Back Length: 39.5 cm 15 1/2 in. String Length: 35.6 cm 14 in.
Terms: This viola is available for examination and trial and has been meticulously set up to our exacting specifications before addition to our catalog. If you wish to inquire further about this viola, please contact us using the green button at the top of this listing or call 1-818-762-1374 during business hours.