F, Mirecourt ?
I.N. [stamped on button]
No. of Strings:
La Grandville to Herzog, 7/2002; La Grandville 2000, pp. 3, 5
Herzog 2003, QT-71; La Grandville 2000, pp. 3, 5
La Grandville 2000, p. 3 (front [color]); Herzog 2003, QT-71 (FB+S, maker’s stamp), also received directly from Herzog
La Grandville suggests maker perhaps Nicolas Jomier of Mirecourt (active 1764-1781, according to Lütgendorff), based on 5 vièlles à roue similarly marked. 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side. Body length taken on back.