This antique, violin is crafted with a single piece back with inlaid herringbone edge. Reproduction label (in case): Marcus Stainer. Bürgerlicher Lauten-und. Geichenmacher in Kufstein in 1646 Tiroll. Probably made in Mittenwald, Germany. Made in the style of violin maker Marcus Stainer (Austrian, c. 1633-93). It displays no cracks or splits.