DHV:
633
Tourin ID:
MUNB 04

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

D

Munich

Paul

Alletsee

Date:

1732

Label Text:

Paulus Alletsee hof- / Lauten und Geigen- / macher in München / 1732 [printed except 32].

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Munich

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Deutsches Museum

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

6744

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Stiftung Max Graf von Moy, Munich, -1906

Measurements:

Body Length:

71.8

String Length:

75.3

Rib Depth:

12.6

Upper Width:

35.1

Middle Width:

25.2

Bottom Width:

42.5

Information

Source:

Wackernagel 1997, pp. 262-63; PT visit 9/78

Literature:

Wackernagel 1997, pp. 262-63; Layer 1978, p. 111 [cited by Wackernagel]; Thomas 1978, p. 26

Photographs:

Wackernagel 1997, pp. 262-63 (F+B)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Converted to cello, then back to gamba, latter by Staatliche Berufsfach- und Fachschule für Geigenbau, Mittenwald, 1976 (19th-C. cello neck, pegbox, and scroll still preserved). Bars on back are replacements. 2-piece table with 2 lower wings, 2x triple purfling, oval rosette. 3-piece back (center strip set off from side pieces with triple purfling), 1x triple perimeter purfling (replaced as part of gamba restoration).