DHV:
1560
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, ?

Maker:

Date:

17..

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

Sound Holes:

Flame

Collection:

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

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String Length:

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Upper Width:

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Bottom Width:

Information Source:

Dorotheum auction 9/27/10, lot 8

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Comments:

Dorotheum auction 9/27/10, lot 8

Dorotheum auction 9/27/10, lot 8 (F+B, head 3/4 [color])

Dorotheum 2010/9/27, lot 8

Catalogue: probably French, end of 18th C.; table probably a later addition. Back, sides and front edges of pegbox carved, head wears a golden crown. Soundholes have small circular hole on inside edges, just below middle; rosette half-covered by fingerboard. Perimeter of table and center joint of back have narrow strip of dark-and-light decoration; back of neck also has two dark stripes separated by narrower light wood, with more light wood along edges; no purfling on back.