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    Violin made from 16,000 matchsticks is performed in concert

    2014-12-02T00:00:00Z

    A matchstick violin was heard for the first time in Poland in January 2014. The instrument was constructed by Polish bricklayer Jan GwiŠ¼dŠ¼ in 1937 from 16,000 burnt matchsticks, accumulated over a period of eight years. Initially generating some interest and going on display in the Eiffel Tower ...