DHV:
39
Tourin ID:
BARCEL 4

Size:

Quinton

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Augsburg

Georg

Aman ?

Date:

1737

Label Text:

Georg Aman Lauten / und Geigen-Macher in / Augspurg 1737

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

E

Barcelona

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Conservatori Municipal de Música

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

290 (formerly 734)

Head:

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.4

String Length:

32

Rib Depth:

2.9

Upper Width:

16.5

Middle Width:

11.2

Bottom Width:

20.4

Information

Source:

Escalas 1992, p. 158; PT visit 10/78

Literature:

Escalas 1992, p. 158

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Arched back. Museum classifies as a violin, 19th C.; says label false according to Vannes. Tourin: only one corner (upper) in middle bouts; overhanging edges; neck and scroll not original. Not found on website, using either catalog no. or name or “quinton”.