DHV:
1285
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

I, Brescia

Maker:

Gasparo da Salo

Bertolotti ?

Date:

1600 C

Gasparo de Salò

Body Shape:

Guitar

Current Location:

A, Krieglach

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

71.5

String Length:

Rib Depth:

11.4

Upper Width:

35

Middle Width:

25.4

Bottom Width:

43

Information Source:

H. Marsal to TGM (via M. Bölli), 1/04; Photo on Duftschmid’s website

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Photographs:

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Auctions:

Comments:

Duftschmid website (front)

Very wide soundholes; blond fingerboard. May have slight dimple at bottom block. No back fold, overhanging edges, neck and bass bar not original. Dimensions from Helge Marsel (A-Klagenfurt), who copies this viol.