DHV:
246
Tourin ID:
DON 2

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Hamburg

Maker:

Jacob Heinrich

Goldt

Date:

1741

Jacobus Henricus Goldt, / Fecit Hamburg, 1741 [printed except 41, the 4 written over a printed 3]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Berlin

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

7

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Sarah Cunningham, London, -1993; Robert Donington, London

Measurements:

Body Length:

69

String Length:

68.8

Rib Depth:

12.5

Upper Width:

31.8

Middle Width:

23

Bottom Width:

38.8

Information Source:

Randolph to TGM, 1/97; Donington to G Lyman 3/64

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Hellwig 2011, p. 412

Hellwig 2011, p. 412 (back ornament, label [color]); [unpublished, from F. Hellwig 11/10: front body only, table orn (color)]; [unpublished, from owner: front]

Cunningham 1989 (Marais); Cunningham 1987 (Buxtehude); etc.

Ivory binding on perimeter of table; fleur-de-lis on table; relief carving at top of back. Neck and [open?] scroll by Ian Harwood and John Isaacs, 1966. Hellwig 2011: single purfling on front, none on back; repair label “Ian Harwood & John Isaacs / clienses refecerunt / Anno 1966”. Table ornament and soundholes similar to J.H. Goldt 1940, but back ornament is not.