DHV:
1059
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

Maker:

Date:

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

GB

Bohortha, Cornwall

No. of Strings:

7

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Bill Hunt; Michael Heale, 1983; Tony Bingham; found somewhere in France

Measurements:

Body Length:

70.2

String Length:

71.5

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

31.5

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

38.5

Information Source:

M. Heale to TGM, 10/01; R. Campbell 8/92

Literature:

Photographs:

[Unpublished, in Heale Archive: F+B, front 3/4; only latter copied]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Double purfling on table and back; rosette. Back has very wild woodgrain: Hungarian ash? New neck by Michael Heale; he says perhaps by Rombouts? Black-and-white edging to fingerboard and tailpiece; white collars on tuning pegs.