Jacobus Henricus Goldt / fecit Hamburg 1740 [printed except 40]
No. of Strings:
Dorothy Farquharson, Waterdown, Ontario (in 1978)
PT visit 10/78
Hellwig 2011, p. 412
Hellwig 2011, p. 412 (back decoration [color])
Tourin: English-style table ornament; evidence of repairs all around belly; very sunken in middle. Relief-carved oval ornament on back. Cello conversion. Label read as “Jacobus Heinrich Goldt / fecit Hamburg 1730”. Hellwig 2011: carved ornament glued to top of back similar to those on two Tielke viols, but less carefully executed. Perimeter purfling largely removed, for unknown reasons.