From 2009 to 2017 we had instruments made specially for us. Here is the register of these ‘MSV’ instruments

InstrumentMakerOriginDateSold ToReviewPhotos
ViolinJonathan AllenEngland1840Scotland
ViolinGeorges ApparutMirecourt1932UK
ViolinAntal ArztBudapest1966Jersey
ViolinClaude AubertTroyes1770Scotland
ViolinPaul BaillyParis1900Latvia
ViolinJoseph BaldantoniAncona1830UKReview
Small ViolaJohn & Henry BanksSalisbury1790USA
Small ViolaJohn & Henry BanksSalisbury1790UK
ViolinDezsö BárányBudapest1936UKReview
ViolinPaolo De BarbieriGenoa1946GermanyReview
ViolinTA BealeSoho (London)1880UK
ViolinBeck Family, unlabelledWölfelsdorf1800USA
ViolinBetts SchoolLondon1820UK
ViolinBetts WorkshopLondon1820UKReview
Small ViolaJohn Betts WorkshopLondon1800UK
ViolaBetts WorkshopLondon1790UK
ViolinLeandro Bisiach WorkshopMilan1925LebanonReview
ViolinBisiach WorkshopMilan1930Lebanon
ViolinPaul BlanchardLyon1894USA
ViolaPaul BlanchardLyon1890UK
ViolinAlberto BlanchiNice1904UK
ViolinAlbertus BlanchiNice1926Scotland
ViolinEmile BoulangeotLyon1926USAReview
ViolinCharles BoullangierLondon1887UK
ViolinDomingos F CapelaEspinho1967UK
Small ViolaJohn CarterLondon1780Scotland
ViolaPaolo CastelloGenoa1770UK
ViolaCastello SchoolGenoa1760
ViolinFrançois Hippolyte CaussinNeufchateau1870UKReview
ViolaFrançois Hippolyte CaussinNeufchateau1860UK
ViolinCaussin WorkshopNeufchateau1880UK
ViolinFrederick ChannonWeybridge1935UK
ViolinGeorges ChanotParis1835Germany
ViolinJoseph Anthony ChanotLondon1910UK
ViolinMoinel CherpitelFrance1921UK
ViolinCollin-Mézin ViolinMirecourt1934Germany
ViolinCh J.B. Collin-MézinParis1885UK
ViolinCh J.B. Collin-MézinFrance1893UK
ViolinCh J.B. Collin-MézinFrance1892UK
ViolinCh J.B. Collin-Mézin (père)Mirecourt1898Scotland
ViolinCharles JB Collin-MézinParis1884USA
ViolinCharles JB Collin-MézinParis1884Hong Kong
ViolinGeorges ConéLyon1945UKReview
ViolinGeorges CunaultParis1898UK
ViolinDearlove & FryerManchester1863Russia
ViolinLaurence DecykEngland1982
ViolinGiulio DeganiVenice1896UK
ViolinDeggerman of ObanScotland1890UK
ViolinJohn DelanyDublin1800USA
ViolinAmedée DieudonnéMirecourt1948UK
ViolinMichael DötschBerlin1928UK
ViolinRichard Duke (circle of)London1760ScotlandReview
ViolinCarolus Bor. DvorakPrague1890
ViolinTomaso EberleNaples1770Sweden
ViolinMartin FendtLondon1840USA
Small ViolaWilliam 'Royal' ForsterLondon1792UK
Small ViolaGagliano (label)Prague1830Australia
ViolinNicolo GaglianoNaples1761UK
ViolinAntonin GallaBrno1962Japan
ViolinGand & BernardelParis1866Germany
ViolinCharles Adolphe GandParis1846Germany
ViolinCharles François Gand (Père)Paris1843Germany
ViolinRiccardo Ganolli (label)ScotlandReview
ViolinM GarnierLyon1910Scotland
ViolinGeissenhof (circle of)Vienna1820UK
ViolinRiccardo GenoveseMontiglio1926Norway
ViolinMichel GerardMirecourt1934UK
ViolinJames GilchristGlasgow1889Scotland
ViolinJohn GloagLoudoun1896UK
ViolinGuadagnini (label)Bohemia1870Hong Kong
ViolinGeorg Adam Gutter (labelled)Saxony1870USA
HardangerSveinung GyoevelandAsmi/Aust1956UK
ViolinLouis Hastings HallConnecticut1900UK
ViolinJames HardieEdinburgh1888Scotland
ViolinMatthew HardieEdinburgh1802Scotland
ViolinJoannes HavelkaLinz1770Switzerland
ViolinXaver HeiniKemptem1826Scotland
ViolinMathias HeinickeWildstein1931UK
ViolinPierre Hel WorkshopLille1932Scotland
ViolinJoseph HillLondon1780UK
ViolinEA Homolka (labelled)Prague/comoposite1818UK
Small violaFerdinand Josef HomolkaKutná Hora1849Scotland
ViolinFranz HristodorofSofia1940UK
ViolinLudovic HuetterMontpellier1926UK
ViolinJohn InnesEdinburgh1902USA
Half-Size ViolinJTL Célèbre Vosgien1920
ViolinJTL, ButhodMirecourt1900ScotlandReview
Half-Size ViolinJTL, Médio FinoMirecourt1910
ViolinBartholomäus KarnerMittenwald1790UK
Small ViolaThomas KennedyLondon1800ScotlandReview
Small ViolaThomas KennedyLondon1840USA
ViolinWilly KleinRostock1973UK
ViolinCornelis KleynmanAmsterdam1660UK
ViolinGeorg KlozMittenwald1772Japan
ViolinSebastian KlozMittenwald1730Germany
ViolinFrantišek Karel KřížPrague1932UK
ViolaFrantisek Karel KrizPrague1924Hong Kong
ViolinFrantisek Karel KrizPrague1924ChinaReview
ViolinEugène LangonetNantes1930France
ViolinBohuslav LantnerPrague1910Scotland
ViolinEtienne LaprevotteParis1825Latvia
ViolinGiuseppe LecchiGenoa1930UK
ViolinGabriel LemböckVienna1862Korea
ViolinPierre LepileurFrance1756UK
ViolinFriedrich LohmannBuxtehude1951Hong Kong
ViolaG B de LorenziNaples1860UK
ViolinJoseph Laurent MastMirecourt1800UK
ViolinCharles Adolphe MaucotelParis1850UK
ViolinJames MeekCarlisle1910UK
ViolinGustav MethfesselBern1905UK
ViolinMirecourtMirecourt1870Ireland
ViolinKarl MüllerMarkneukirchen1948Norway
ViolinErnest MumbyLondon1926UK
ViolinDaniel MurrayEdinburgh1894Scotland
ViolinČestmír MusilPrague1937UK
ViolinAbele NaldiMilan1968UK
CelloSympertus NiggellFüssen1760Scotland
Cello BowEA OuchardParis1930
ViolinSilvio Vezio PaolettiFlorence1930UK
ViolaPiero ParraviciniBovisio (Milan)1952Hong Kong
ViolinRobert Max PaschyKönigsberg1925Scotland
ViolinRobert Max PaschyKönigsberg1918Australia
ViolinJames PerryKilkenny1790Ireland
ViolinThomas PerryDublin1780Ireland
ViolinKarel PilařHradec Králové1941
ViolinFrançois Louis PiqueParis1804USA
ViolinKarel PlilarPrague1940
ViolinJosef PolakPrague1934Belgium
ViolinJohann PrüllerVienna1907ScotlandReview
ViolinWillibald RaabMittenwald1950Scotland
Small ViolaRémy FamilyMirecourt1840UK
ViolinAndreas RenistoItaly1929Ireland
ViolinErnst Heinrich RothMarkneukirchen1935USAReview
ViolinErnst Heinrich RothMarkneukirchen1939UK
ViolinErnst Heinrich Roth 'Stradivarius'Bubenreuth1960Ireland
ViolinErnst Heinrich RothBubenreuth1965UK
ViolaRozeOrléans1758UK
ViolinRushworth & Dreaper 'Apollo'Mirecourt1900UKReview
ViolinJosef RužičkaOpava1935Norway
ViolinJB SalomonParis1790UK
ViolinLuigi SalsedoItaly1925Ireland
ViolinSalzard (brand)Mirecourt1820Russia
ViolinCarl Gottlob SchusterMarkneukirchen1930CanadaReview
ViolinHippolyte Chrétien SilvestreParis1892Scotland
ViolinHippolyte Chrétien SilvestreParis1888Spain
ViolinCharles SimoninMirecourt1840Russia
ViolaJames & John SimpsonLondon1780UK
ViolinAlex SmillieGlasgow1890UK
ViolinOtakar SpidlenPrague1927Switzerland
Small ViolaJanos SpiegelBudapest1920SpainReview
ViolinAlex StrachanAberdeen1933Scotland
ViolinStrnad (circle of)Prague1830ScotlandReview
ViolinCaspar StrnadPrague1800ScotlandReview
ViolaCaspar StrnadPrague1819USA
ViolinCaspar StrnadPrague1790Sweden
ViolinPJ StromHelsingborg1890Scotland
ViolinGiuseppe TarasconiMilan1900UKReview
ViolinAdam ThompsonAberlour1903
ViolinHermann TrappNeukirchen1889NorwayReview
ViolinUnlabelledMirecourt1890UK
ViolinPoliti WorkshopRome1910UK
Small ViolaUnlabelledMittenwald1830UK
ViolinUnlabelledBohemia1930UKReview
ViolinUnlabelledItaly1930Scotland
ViolinUnlabelledMittenwald/Krinn1770LatviaReview
ViolinUnlabelledNorth Italy1850ScotlandReview
Small ViolaUnlabelledMittenwald1820UKReview
ViolinUnlabelledItaly1800India
ViolinUnlabelledMirecourt1850UKReview
ViolinUnlabelledMittenwald1850UKReview
ViolinUnlabelledItaly1800Poland
Small ViolaUnlabelledMittenwald1850Hong Kong
ViolinUnlabelledMilan1720UK
ViolinUnlabelledPrague/Vienna1800UK
HardangerDyre VaaYtre Vinje1989Scotland
ViolinKarel VávraPrague1941UKReview
ViolinKarel VávraPrague1950UK
ViolinAlfred VincentLondon1924UK
ViolinAlfred VincentLondon1926UK
ViolaRod WardCambridge2005Australia
ViolinWilliam WebbeLondon1924Germany
ViolinJoseph WilsonEdinburgh1930Netherlands
ViolinJoseph WilsonEdinburgh1922USA
ViolinFrank WinfieldDerby1925Scotland
ViolinMartin ZeidlerBremen1969Australia