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Online Database of Historical Viols
Detail 

Size:

Tenor ?

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Munich

Paul

Alletsee

Date:

1730

Label Text:

Paulus Alletsee Fecit. Monachii 1730

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

DK

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Danish Music Museum/Claudius Samling

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

262/737

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

46

String Length:

Rib Depth:

7

Upper Width:

22

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

26.5

Information Source:

Skjerne 1931, p. 212

Literature:

Skjerne 1931, p. 212

Photographs:

Skjerne 1931, p. 213 (front)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Sjkerne 1931: Discant Viola da gamba. Tourin: tailgut; neck possibly original; ribs probably too thick for arm viol.