DHV:
1400
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Munich

Adam

Mayr

Date:

17..

Label Text:

Adam Mayr / Geigenmacher / ob der Aw, negst München / 17..

Body Shape:

Festoon

Current Location:

D

Niederaltaich

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Ruhland, Konrad [heirs]

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

65.0

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

29.0

Middle Width:

18.6

Bottom Width:

37.0

Information

Source:

Ruhland to TGM, 12/03

Literature:

Photographs:

Focht 2006, p. 110 (front body only); [unpublished, from owner, in dealer’s certificate: FB+S]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Soundholes are double-commas. Restored by Hans Schicker, Freiburg im Breisgau (new soundpost plate). Head is new, by Martin Brüggemann (Winsen/L.), after the Brussels instrument [BRUS 54]. (Mayr died in 1736.)