Violin Maker: Nicolò Amati (Cremona Cremona) Date: 1669 Geography: Cremona, Italy Culture: Italian (Cremona) Medium: Spruce, maple, other woods Dimensions: Body length (belly): 35 cm in. Upper bouts: cm in. Middle bouts: cm in. Lower bouts: cm in.
Not only a treat for lovers of music, the newly opened “Museo del Violino” in Stradivari’s birth town Cremona is also an architectural delight: a valuable collection of historic instruments housed in a beautifully converted palazzo.