650 mm Scale, 43 mm Bone Nut, Very Fine to Medium grain Tannenbaum (Fir) Soundboard and Trunk Maple back and sides. Label: Barbara, Aurelianum (Latin for Orleans.) 1826. Dead Straight Fret Board. Needs neck reset available at this price, the fingerboard is straight the action is very high.
Charles was known as a violin maker and repairer of instruments, he was a contemporary of Nicolas Lupot, a luthier in the same city of Orleans, before Nicolas moved to Paris.