From the Archive: Andrea Amati, 1564 'Charles IX' violin from the Ashmolean Museum collection

Mystery 12.1

In this extract from an article from the December 1991 issue of The Strad, Roger Hargrave discusses the ‘Charles IX’ Andrea Amati instruments with particular reference to this 1564 example from the Hill collection at the Ashmolean Museum in Oxford

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