DHV:
1705
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

Maker:

A

Jacob

Absam

Stainer

Date:

1658

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

A

Vienna

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Private Collection

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

Head:

Lion

Private Owner:

Yes

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

String Length:

Rib Depth:

13.4

Upper Width:

31.9

Middle Width:

23.3

Bottom Width:

41.7

Information Source:

T. Muthesius to TGM, 11-12/18, 4/19, 8/19

Literature:

Photographs:

Muthesius 2019, p. 6 (F+B body only); [unpublished, from T. Muthesius 11-12/18: front 7/8, label (color) and he has many more]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Not in Senn & Roy 1986. Head not original, but soundpost bar is (though narrowed); remnant of original top block or through-neck; tailgut. Reddish-brown fingerboard, tailpiece, and large pegs with black pips.