Martin Hoffmann / Leipzig Anno 1687 [printed except 87]
No. of Strings:
Gibson, Olov (early 1990s-2003)
O. Gibson to TGM, 5/2003
[Unpublished, from K. Martius, ultimately from E. Fontana: F+B 7/8]
Not in Martius 2015. Neck not original, made by Olov Gibson (replacing a shorter one, also not original). Fingerboard, tailpiece and pegs also not original. Ink purfling on front and back, which are both 2-piece. Rather high arching. Boxwood veneer on fingerboard. Measurements perhaps only ± 0.5 cm. Repair label: “Jonas Elg / Renovavit / Holmia / 1730”.