DHV:
228
Tourin ID:
DAVID 1

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Kassel

Christoph

Döring

Date:

1667

Label Text:

Christoph Döring / Lauthen und Violenmacher / in Cassel / Anno 1676 [printed]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Nuremberg

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

65.5

String Length:

65.1?

Rib Depth:

13.4

Upper Width:

29.6

Middle Width:

21.2

Bottom Width:

37.4

Information

Source:

PT visit (?-no date)

Literature:

Photographs:

[By PT (?): front, back 3/4 (color)]; [unpublished, from C. Meints (taken by MA Ballard): front, back 3/4 (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Rosette, double purfling on front; “lovely purf. decorations” on back and ribs. New neck, pegbox, and Jais head (was previously a cello); hookbar also not original.