DHV:
200
Tourin ID:
BRUS 69

Size:

Treble ?

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Strassburg

Maker:

Matheus

Epp

Date:

16..

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

B, Brussels

Sound Holes:

Flame

Collection:

Musée des instruments de musique

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

4368

Head:

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Information Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 9/78 (?)

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Comments:

On museum’s website (front [color])

Website: quinton; before 1675 (when Epp died). Tourin gave maker’s name as “Loph” and size as quinton (though body corners are not pointed). More likely a viola d’amore: too early for a pardessus, especially with only 5 strings.