Very special Vintage 1941 Wiliam Pierce Handmade Violin. Label ” Wm Pierce 1941 Allentown”. Pierce is definitely an established noted registered violin maker who resided in Allentown Pennsylvania. This is an exceptional instrument. Different tone woods were carefully joined and then expertly carved to create the very best, back and sides. This is an impeccable classic example of the labor passion produce a extraordinary violin. It can be in excellent condition without repairs. It possesses a strong bass response and plays evenly in all of the registers with wonderful tonal balance and projection.