DHV:
1391
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

GB, ?

Maker:

Date:

1691

Ao 1691 Richard Meares, without Bishopsgate, London

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

S, Malmö

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

6

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Previous Owner:

Anders Emmerfors, 1989-2001; Bengt Nilsson, -1989

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Information Source:

G. Danielsson to TGM, 10/03; A. Emmerfors to TGM 11/03

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Comments:

[Unpublished, from A. Emmerfors: front (color)]

Several repair labels: “Samuel Goldt in Lübeck Renovation 1723”, Reparerat af P. Kilander—Instrumentmakare i Stockholm A:o 1831”, “Reparerad af Andreas Lennmark Stockholm, 1856”, “Reparerad Alfred Brock Stockholm 1923”, “Reparerad och återställd till Gamba våren 1989 av Anders Emmerfors, Hammarö”. Had been converted to a cello when Emmerfors acquired it; he reports table has bent central stave.