DHV:
68
Tourin ID:
BERA 08

Size:

Treble ?

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Neukirchen

Johann Georg

Hammig

Date:

1740 C

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

(4)

Collection:

BERLIN A08

Sound Holes:

Catalog Number:

2472

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

38.5

String Length:

Rib Depth:

4

Upper Width:

19

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

24

Information

Source:

Sachs 1922, col. 114

Literature:

Sachs 1922, col. 114

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Overhanging edges; blindfolded carved head. Sachs: Diskantviola, but more likely originally a viola d’amore, cf. Berlin 1287 (6+6, 1738, “aus einer Diskantgambe umgearbeitet”). Lost since World War II.