A miniature violin with several distincitve features including including a carved face where the finger board meets the body has been stolen from a house in Hovingham.
Police believe it could have changed hands a number of times.
They are appealing to antique, music and collectibles dealers who may have seen the violin, been offered it for sale, or know where it is now, to contact them.
Anyone who can assist the investigation is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Malton CID.
|Police Incident Number||12130118699|
|Police Force||North Yorkshire Police 0845 60 60 24 7|