DHV:
545
Tourin ID:
LENIN 11

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

NL ?

Date:

16.. ?

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

RUS

St. Petersburg

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

State Museum of Theatre and Music

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

1996

Head:

Open scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

65.9

String Length:

61.7?

Rib Depth:

13.3

Upper Width:

31.2

Middle Width:

23.0

Bottom Width:

39.1

Information

Source:

PT visit 10/78

Literature:

Blagodatov 1972, p. 91

Photographs:

[Unpublished, from museum: FB+S, head side]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Blagodatov: German work. Tourin: Modified to a 5-string cello (originally had 6 strings). Back fold flattened, shoulders rounded to cello shape at neck. “Most things seem English” except arching and recurve not typical: Dutch?