DHV:
388
Tourin ID:
HUNG 1

Size:

Tenor

Place Made:

Maker:

A

Vienna

Antony

Posch ?

Date:

17..

Label Text:

[None]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

H

Budapest

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Magyar Nemzeti Múzeum

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

1951.55

Head:

Gargoyle

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

50.5

String Length:

46.7

Rib Depth:

8.7

Upper Width:

22.6

Middle Width:

16.5

Bottom Width:

29.3

Information

Source:

Museum to PT, 5/79

Literature:

Fontana 1981, p. 31; Gábry 1969, 2/1976, pp. 26, 37

Photographs:

Fontana 1981, p. 40 (F+S; misidentified as 1873.201.66); Gábry 1969, 2/1976, p. 37 (front 7/8)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Gábry: “Probably Anton Posch, about 1700”; dimensions 91, 50.5, 23 / - / 29. Photo shows top string running to peg nearest nut: was negative reversed? Fontana: neck narrowed. (Posch died in 1742.)