Labeled: Domenico Pasta / Brescia / A.1720.
Most likely a good German copy. Elaborate purflings and modeling in the Brescian style of Gaspar da Salo, Maggini et al. Prior pegbox doublings, bushings and neck graft, all solid and stable. Minor cracks and edges fully repaired.
One-piece back of tight curl, matching ribs and scroll. Uniform close-grained top, light yellow-brown varnish. Recently refurbished with new bass bar, post, bridge and fittings. Dominant perlon-core strings.
Guaranteed for structural integrity and playability by luthier-owner. Free adjustment within 6 months. Sold cosmetically as-is.
With good older Lifton shape case and nearly new basic brazilwood bow. Can be purchased without case and bow for $1,575.