DHV:
682
Tourin ID:
NURN 22

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

A

Vienna

Matthias

Regenspurger

Date:

1682

Label Text:

Matthias Regenspurger Lautten / und Geigenmacher in Wienn 1682 [printed except 82]

Body Shape:

Festoon

Current Location:

D

Nuremberg

No. of Strings:

(4)

Collection:

Germanisches Nationalmuseum

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

MIR 842

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Sammlung Rück, -1962

Measurements:

Body Length:

68.3

String Length:

65.4

Rib Depth:

12.9

Upper Width:

29.1

Middle Width:

20.6

Bottom Width:

39.6

Information

Source:

Martius 1999, p. 53; PT visits 6/77 & 9/78 [not seen]

Literature:

Martius 1999, p. 53; Huber 1989, p. 91

Photographs:

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

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Huber lists with cellos. Martius: converted to a 5-stringed cello piccolo, later to 4-stringed. 3-piece table. Drawing by Ian Watchorn (1983) available from museum. Photo: 2 small dimples near bottom of soundholes, which appear to be 2-piece, each with a larger upper and smaller lower opening.