DHV:
964
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

A

Absam

Jacob

Stainer

Date:

1673

Label Text:

[handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Detmold

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Hamma & Co., Stuttgart, 1959-60; auctioned at Weinmüller, Munich, 1959 (from a lawyer’s estate)

Measurements:

Body Length:

70.8

String Length:

Rib Depth:

13.4

Upper Width:

31.5

Middle Width:

23.0

Bottom Width:

41.0

Information

Source:

Senn & Roy 1986, p. 223 (A102)

Literature:

Senn & Roy 1986, p. 223; Hellwig 1984, p. 92

Photographs:

Muthesius 2019, pp. 6–7 (head side, bottom rib);[Senn & Roy 1986, pp. 412-14 (F+B, inside of F+B [all body only], side, head 3/4); Hellwig 1984, pp. 92-93 (with table removed, underside of table, head side)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Senn & Roy 1986: Striped back (3 dark, 4 light); bass bar, back bars, top and bottom blocks original; head and pegbox not. Restored by G. Hellwig, 1960.