DHV:
1543
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

Maker:

PL

Marcin

Krakow

Groblicz

Date:

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

CH

Geneva

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Fondation La Ménestrandie

Sound Holes:

F

Catalog Number:

M.022.09

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Hélène Teysseire-Vuilleumier, Geneva, -1986

Measurements:

Body Length:

70.0

String Length:

69.0

Rib Depth:

15.0

Upper Width:

32.6

Middle Width:

24.0

Bottom Width:

40.7

Information Source:

La Ménestrandie: online catalogue and Jacques Deferne to TGM, 2/10

Literature:

www.menestrandie.ch/inventaire.html (in 2010, but no longer available in 2020)

Photographs:

La Ménestrandie: online catalogue (F+S [color]); from J. Deferne (pegbox 3/4 and back [color])

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Black-and-white edging to table and back, 2 dark stripes dividing ribs into unequal thirds; very narrow F-holes; heavily carved pegbox. Restored in 2008 by Sergio Marcello Gregorat, Rome; now “en parfait état de jeu.”