No. of Strings:
Brigham Young University
920024500 (formerly 0119)
Lotta van Buren, -1955; Charles van Raalte, Brownsea Castle, England -1927
H. Powley to TGM, 1995 + 2008; Loveless 1956, pp. 10, 18, 20
Loveless 1956, pp. 10, 18, 20
Loveless 1956, pl. 1 (front); figs. 4 (sound holes) & 5 (head, side); [unpublished, from H. Powley 1/08: F+B, head front 3/4, etc. (color)]
Loveless 1956: tenor viol, “purchased from the Brownsea Castle collection by Mr. Van der Straeten for Miss Van Buren”; letter from him to her states it’s 18th-C. German. Rosette. Dimensions taken on back, in inches. Handwritten comments on database printout provided by H. Powley (1995): New fingerboard and tailpiece. From photos: pegbox has fluted back; 3 pegs treble, 4 bass side.