DHV:
295
Tourin ID:
GENEV 15

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Greifswald

Jeremias [II]

Würffel

Date:

1670 ?

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

CH

Geneva

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Musée d’art et d’histoire

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

IM 19

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Fritz Ernst, Geneva, -1969

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information

Source:

Museum checklist rec’d 9/20; PT visit 10/78

Literature:

Photographs:

On museum’s website (F+B [color]); museum checklist (F [color]); König 1985, p. 89 (front); museum postcard: F+B 3/4 (color); [unpublished, from MB Winn 3/13: front 3/4, C-bouts with table ornaments, back 3/4 from above, head side (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Narrow body shape with two dimples in shoulders. Date suggested by Drescher 1990, p. 694. Museum checklist: ribs are walnut; neck and scroll by Arthur Voss (20th C.)