Stolen in London two years ago Stradivarius violin found in Bulgaria

Violin by Antonio Stradivari, stolen more than two years ago in London, was found by police in Bulgaria, said on Tuesday the Bulgarian news agency Novinite

Established in 1696, musical instrument was stolen in November 2010 at the famous violinist from South Korea's Kim Min Chin, speaking with the London Symphony Orchestra. Kim went snack sandwich near the train station "Euston Square" and briefly left unattended with a violin case.

Instrument was found in Sofia, one of the suspects in the theft. British police said that now needs to be an examination, which should confirm that this is the Stradivarius violin was made and what she was kidnapped in London two years ago.

Previously, the British media reported that in addition to the stolen violin in a case of Kim are two valuable bow. One of them created by the 19th century French master Dominique Pekkate is estimated at 97.5 thousand dollars, and the other - the work of his pupil Francoise Bazin - cost about eight thousand dollars.

Previously, the company Lark Insurance Broking Group, which insured the missing tool, announced reward of 15 thousand pounds (23.5 thousand dollars) to those whose information will help to find a violin

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