DHV:
673
Tourin ID:
NURN 13

Size:

Bass

Place Made:

Maker:

A

Salzburg

Johannes

Schorn

Date:

1694

Label Text:

Joannes Schorn fecit / in Salzburg 1694

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D

Nuremberg

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Germanisches Nationalmuseum

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

MIR 789

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Sammlung Rück, [ -1962?]

Measurements:

Body Length:

68.2

String Length:

61.2

Rib Depth:

11.2

Upper Width:

30.1

Middle Width:

21.5

Bottom Width:

38.5

Information

Source:

Martius 1999, p. 49; PT visits 6/77 & 9/78

Literature:

Martius 1999, p. 49; Huber 1989, p. 78; van der Meer 3/1982, p. 48

Photographs:

On museum’s website (FB+S, front 3/4 [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Fingerboard and tailpiece not original. Tourin: table has single purfling, rosette; neck probably new; tailgut. Repair label: “.... / Innsbruck 1868”. Dendrochronology gives date of 1626 for youngest growth ring on table.