DHV:
1172
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Fussen

Maker:

Jonas

Heringer

Date:

1641

Jonas Heringer / in Füssen. 1641 [printed except 41]

Body Shape:

Cello

Current Location:

A, Vienna

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Technisches Museum

No. of Strings:

(4)

Catalog Number:

15.359

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

61

String Length:

68.5

Rib Depth:

12.5

Upper Width:

32

Middle Width:

23.9

Bottom Width:

37

Information Source:

S. Kirsch to TGM, 1-/13; M. Herzog to TGM, 11/96

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Herzog 2003, D-7

[Unpublished, from S. Kirsch: FB+S (color); Herzog 2003, D-27 (front 3/4), also received directly from Herzog, plus front view]

On loan to Kunsthistorisches Museum; on display. Converted to cello; body has pointed corners but sloping shoulders; flat back but overhanging edges. Very long and wide F-holes. Width of upper corners 33.6. Repair label: mathias grießer lauten / und geigenmacher in / Insprugg Repar. Ao 1751 (?) [handwritten]