DHV:
20
Tourin ID:
ASAI 6

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

Date:

Label Text:

[Antonio] Cassini / Modena 1675 [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA

Philadelphia, PA

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

American Society of Ancient Instruments

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Stad family, Philadelphia, PA

Measurements:

Body Length:

70.3

String Length:

66.3

Rib Depth:

12.5

Upper Width:

33.4

Middle Width:

23.4

Bottom Width:

41.4

Information

Source:

TGM visit 2/95; PT visit 2/78

Literature:

Photographs:

[By TGM: FB+S, head side, rosette, shoulder detail]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Overhanging edges; cello-style neck (short; currently unfretted) and scroll, fairly square shoulders, flat back but no fold, 6-pointed star as rosette. In poor condition. Tourin: lots of modifications at bottom end.