DHV:
1412
Tourin ID:

Size:

Quinton

Label Text:

Place Made:

F,

Maker:

Date:

1780 C

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

37.4

String Length:

32.4

Rib Depth:

3.5

Upper Width:

15.8

Middle Width:

10.7

Bottom Width:

20.8

Information Source:

Bonhams 11/1/04, lot 19; Bonhams to TGM, 10/04

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Montagu 2005, p. 150; Bonhams 11/1/04, lot 19

Bonhams 11/1/04, lot 19 (front)

Bonhams 2004/11/01, lot 19

“P.D within a stylised ink fleur-de-lys monogram on upper back, ... stepped pegbox, some old repairs, restorable....” 2 pegs treble, 3 bass side; photo shows frets. Montagu 2005: “A quinton at £1,434 appeared to have a wrong scroll, along with other faults.”