DHV:
527
Tourin ID:
LEIPC 06

Size:

Tenor

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Flensburg

Hans

Harkendorf

Date:

1652

Label Text:

Hansz Harkendorf / in Flensburg / Anno 1652 [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Leipzig

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Universität Leipzig

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

803

Head:

Angel

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Wilhelm Heyer, Cologne; Prof. Albert Fuchs, Dresden

Measurements:

Body Length:

55

String Length:

Rib Depth:

13.8

Upper Width:

27

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

30.5

Information

Source:

Kinsky 1912, 2:454

Literature:

Rubardt 1955, p. 24; Schultz 1929, p. 27; Kinsky 1912, 2:454

Photographs:

On museum’s website (front 7/8); Kinsky 1912, 2:623 (label)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Back and (unusually deep) ribs of German ash. Rosette. C-holes have notches. Peg for lowest string is closest to nut. Long neck. Kinsky 1912: “Große Alt-Viola da gamba”.