DHV:
275
Tourin ID:
GAL 08

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

GB

London

John

Rose

Date:

1609

Label Text:

John Ross 1609

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

(4)

Collection:

[Galpin 1951, no. 508 (Noel Dilks)]

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Noel Dilks, Nottingham (in 1951)

Measurements:

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String Length:

Rib Depth:

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Information

Source:

Wells 2020, pp. 17-18; BVMA 2000, p. 12 (label text); Galpin Society 1951

Literature:

Pringle 1978, p. 511; Galpin Society 1951

Photographs:

[Unpublished, in Heale Archive, on display in 1951: front 3/4]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Catalogue: Label written on linen. Wells 2020: Dilks lived in Nottingham; table damaged during exhibition, repaired by Hill & Sons at society’s expense (even though “the edges are in such a broken condition”).