DHV:
1301
Tourin ID:

Size:

Pardessus

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Verdun

Nicolas

Desrousseaux

Date:

1753

Label Text:

A Verdun par Nicolas / Desrousseaux 1753 [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

GB

London

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Yes?

Previous Owner:

Tony Bingham, London (in 2001, 2008)

Measurements:

Body Length:

33.7

String Length:

30.5

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

16.9

Middle Width:

12.4

Bottom Width:

20.0

Information

Source:

TGM visit 10/01

Literature:

Photographs:

[By TGM: F+B (color)]; [formerly on Bingham’s website (F+B 7/8, head F+B 3/4) (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Arched back, overhanging edges. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side. Single purfling front and back. Pegbox completely open in back. Tailpiece has string holes in ivory bar: 4 in a row, plus fifth centered below those; tailgut. Unfretted when seen.