DHV:
1243
Tourin ID:

Size:

Tenor ?

Label Text:

Place Made:

Maker:

Date:

18.. ?

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

B

Ternat

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

Head:

Animal

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

[purchased in Munich, c. 1972]

Measurements:

Body Length:

43.2

String Length:

Rib Depth:

6.1

Upper Width:

21.1

Middle Width:

15.1

Bottom Width:

24.0

Information Source:

M. Herzog to TGM, 2/00

Literature:

Photographs:

[Unpublished, from M. Herzog: FB+S (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

New neck; plugged holes in pegbox (and narrow neck) suggest originally 5 strings. 19th-C.? Owner thinks it may be S. German or Bohemian; “looks like a viola d’amore”.