DHV:
129
Tourin ID:
BRAUN 3

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

D,

Maker:

Date:

1700 C ?

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Braunschweig

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Städtisches Museum

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

12/0/115 (formerly CK 116, Schröder 26)

Head:

Lion

Previous Owner:

Musikdirektor Freudenthal,-1871; Michaeliskloster Hildesheim

Measurements:

Body Length:

69

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

29

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

38.5

Information Source:

PT visit 9/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Ulferts 1997, p. 70; Schröder 1928, p. 13

Schröder 1928, p. 12 (front)

Body painted with flowers on all sides. Graft between neck and pegbox. Dimensions from Schröder. Ulferts 1997: rosette; table and back of birch. Neck and fingerboard new in 1954. Attribution given as “Gregory Karp (?), Königsberg (?), vor 1690.” (Schröder: first half of 18th C.)