VDGSA Logo.png

Viola da Gamba Society of America

Online Database of Historical Viols
Detail 

Size:

Treble ?

Place Made:

Maker:

A

Salzburg

Jakob

Weiss

Date:

1714

Label Text:

Body Shape:

Current Location:

A

No. of Strings:

Collection:

Harnoncourt, Nikolaus [heirs]

Sound Holes:

Catalog Number:

Head:

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information Source:

Harnoncourt 1974 (Purcell)

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Harnoncourt 1974 (Purcell)

(Compare to Viola d’amore by Weiss, 1739, at Ferdinandeum, Innsbruck; also 7-string “treble” at Bach-Haus, Eisenach = EIS 14)