DHV:
496
Tourin ID:
LEIPB 07

Size:

Treble ?

Place Made:

Maker:

Date:

1731

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Leipzig

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Universität Leipzig

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

794

Head:

Satyr

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

37.5

String Length:

Rib Depth:

5

Upper Width:

17.5

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

22.5

Information

Source:

Kinsky 1912, 2:449

Literature:

Schultz 1929, p. 27; Kinsky 1912, 2:449

Photographs:

On museum’s website (front)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Date 1731 is branded on inside. Rosette. Had been converted to a viola, now reconverted: neck, pegbox and head, fingerboard and tailpiece not original. Kinsky 1912: “Alt-Viola da braccio” (with suggested A-tuning); South German or Tyrolean.