DHV:
317
Tourin ID:
GLENN 1

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

A, Absam

Maker:

Jacob

Stainer

Date:

1680 C

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA, Atlanta, GA

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

Head:

Lion

Previous Owner:

George Glenn, Annapolis (?), MD, 1956- ; (via Eugen Sprenger, Frankfurt)

Measurements:

Body Length:

68.9

String Length:

68

Rib Depth:

14

Upper Width:

31.9

Middle Width:

23.5

Bottom Width:

41.4

Information Source:

Tourin appraisal, 1982

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Comments:

Olson 1998. p. 8; JVdGSA 6 (1969)-B: 68-71

JVdGSA 6 (1969)-B: 69-71 (front, back 3/4, head 3/4); [by PT: FB+S, head FB+S (color)]

Not in Senn & Roy 1986. Restored by Eugen Sprenger. Tourin appraisal 12/82: Tyrolean, c. 1710; neck, pegbox, fingerboard and tailpiece not original; fittings apparently by E. Sprenger Sr.; mainbrace & soundpost patch by Tourin Musica; body now 10-15 mm shorter than originally.