DHV:
1318
Tourin ID:

Size:

Treble

Place Made:

Maker:

GB

Date:

1610 C

Label Text:

Nathaniel Cross in Pickadily near St. James church London

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

DK

No. of Strings:

(7+7)

Collection:

Danish Music Museum

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

378.D198

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Kapelmester H.S. Paulli (Fräulein Augusta Paulli)

Measurements:

Body Length:

43.3

String Length:

Rib Depth:

6.7

Upper Width:

19.1

Middle Width:

13.4

Bottom Width:

24.2

Information

Source:

Hebbert 2003a; Hammerich 1911, p. 73

Literature:

Herzog 2003, GB-5; Hebbert 2003a, pp. 71-75; Vannes 1999, p. 71; Hammerich 1911, p. xx; Hammerich 1909, p. 73

Photographs:

Hebbert 2003a, p. 198 (FB+S [color]); [also from museum via B. Hebbert]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Converted to a viola d’amore. Hebbert: Twin to RCM 5 (now with a viola neck, signed on underside of table by N. Cross): 5-piece striped back (3 light, 2 dark) with double fold, conversion probably done by N. Cross, who worked at this address in 1725-31.