DHV:
1387
Tourin ID:

Size:

Treble ?

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Nuremberg

Maker:

Leonhard

Maussiell

Date:

1719

Leonhard Maussiell, Lautten- / und Geigenmacher in Nürnberg, 1719 [printed]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Ellerhoop

Sound Holes:

Flame

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Eduard Schwen, Walsrode (dealer) -2002

Measurements:

Body Length:

38

String Length:

36.6

Rib Depth:

4.8

Upper Width:

19.7

Middle Width:

13

Bottom Width:

23

Information Source:

S. Eckert to TGM, 10/03

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Eckert 2004 (front, center-left portion only [color]); [unpublished, from owner: front 3/4, back (both body only), front 3/4 from above (color)]

Eckert 2015 (Telemann); Eckert 2004 (Molter)

2-piece table and back, former with purfling (and high arching), latter with 1-mm black perimeter line of ebony shavings. Soundholes have circle on inside edge of flame, below middle; rosette. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side. Neck, pegbox, scroll, fingerboard, and tailpiece not original; restored by Christian Brosse, Borstorf, 2003.