Model Violins in case

Model Violins in case

Included in Collections: Torquil Macleod

Object Description

Two tiny working violins and bows made by Torquil Macleod in 1938. They are in a green imitation lizard skin covered wooden box lined with pale peach satin and are glued to this lining. Torquil, who returned to Tain after working as an engineer in Africa, made full-size violins, bagpipes and model boats. Also contained in the box are the two card templates for the violin bodies.

Cat No. 0819.004
Collections Torquil Macleod
Date added July 5th, 2021
Added by Tain & District Museum

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