Chi-Mei Guadagnini violin recovered in Hong Kong

A stolen Italian violin worth around £200,000 has been recovered by Hong Kong police. The Gaetano II Guadagnini of 1835-40 belongs to the Chi-Mei Cultural Foundation in Taiwan. A Taiwanese-American violinist had played the violin in a concert at the Hong Kong Cultural Centre but fell ...

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