DHV:
140
Tourin ID:
BRUS 06

Size:

Quinton

Place Made:

Maker:

F

Paris

J. B. D.

Salomon

Date:

1760 C

Label Text:

Salomon à Paris [stamped on back]

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

B

Brussels

No. of Strings:

5

Collection:

Musée des instruments de musique

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

1398

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

V & J Mahillon, Brussels

Measurements:

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Information

Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 9/78 (?)

Literature:

Herzog 2003, QT-86; Mahillon 1900, 3:40

Photographs:

On museum’s website (F+S [color]); MacCracken 2017, p. 65 (front)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Mahillon 1900: “La caisse...rappelle la forme du violon.” 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side.