- Listed as "An Interesting Italian Violin" by Christie's in 1982. Though listed in many reference books as one of Stradivari's earliest instruments, the modern consensus is that it is not by Stradivari.
- Christie's Important Musical Instruments Auction Catalog, February 3, 1982, New York, Christie's, 1982.
Indicates that the owner is or was also a musician
Certificate: Walter Salon Goss
, William Henley, Amati Publishing, Ltd., Sussex, 1961.
, Christie's, 1982.
"How Many Strads?", Ernest N. Doring, , 1941.