DHV:
1528
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

Maker:

CZ

Karl Joseph

Prague

Hellmer

Date:

Carolus Joseph Hellmer [me fecit?] Prague [sic, or Pragae?] 17--

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Male

Private Owner:

Yes?

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

71.2

String Length:

Rib Depth:

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

Information Source:

Tarisio website for auction ending 10/14/09, lot 341

Literature:

Tarisio website for auction ending 10/14/09, lot 341

Photographs:

On Tarisio website for auction ending 10/14/09, lot 341 (F+B, head side [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Tarisio 2009/10/14, lot 341

Body length taken on back. Rosette; varnish color of back appears much darker than table. Pegbox only slightly curved, with plain back having a cello-style semicircle at bottom. Tailgut; tailpiece has lightly scalloped sides and diagonal end nearest bridge.