DHV:
90
Tourin ID:
BERA 34

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

NL

Amsterdam

Jan

Boumeester

Date:

1667

Label Text:

Ian Boumeester / me fecit in Amsterdam, / Anno 1667 [printed]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

BERLIN A34

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

2482

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

C.C. Snoeck, Ghent

Measurements:

Body Length:

70

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

31

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

40.5

Information

Source:

Sachs 1922, col. 118

Literature:

Sachs 1922, col. 118; Snoeck 1894, p. 102

Photographs:

Lütgendorff 1922, 1:154 (front); Snoeck 1894, facing p. 104 (front 3/4)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Double purfling, forming decorations on back; 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Snoeck gives body length as 68, says back is damaged. Lost since World War II.