DHV:
680
Tourin ID:
NURN 20

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Augsburg

Rudolf

Bossart

Date:

1625

Label Text:

1625 / Rudolf Bosshard / inn Augspurg [printed except 1625]

Body Shape:

Guitar

Current Location:

D

Nuremberg

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Germanisches Nationalmuseum

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

MIR 791

Head:

Male

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Sammlung Rück, -1962

Measurements:

Body Length:

64.9

String Length:

62.5

Rib Depth:

12.4

Upper Width:

29.0

Middle Width:

21.0

Bottom Width:

37.3

Information

Source:

Martius 1999, pp. 47-48; PT visits 6/77 & 9/78 [not seen]

Literature:

Martius 1999, pp. 47-48; Huber 1989, p. 78

Photographs:

On museum’s website (FB+S, head side [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Repair labels: 1) “Heinrich Kramer / Lauten und / Geigenmacher in Wien 1716 gut zugericht” [printed except 6]; 2) “Gebhardt Richter ... zu Vienne Anno 1831”; 3) “Jakob Krampera ... in Znaim 1839”. Martius: 5-piece back. According to museum’s website 5/2003: “Wohl 19. oder 20. Jh.... Umriß verschnitten. Alte Decke und Zargenkranz”; 6/2016: “Instrument mehrfach stark verändert.... Originalgestalt nicht mehr rekonstruierbar.” (Korpuslänge 66.3, Deckenlänge 64.5, widths as above for table, 30.0/22,4/38.0 for back, Korpushöhe 15.4)