DHV:
39
Tourin ID:
BARCEL 4

Size:

Quinton

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Augsburg

Maker:

Georg

Aman ?

Date:

1737

Georg Aman Lauten / und Geigen-Macher in / Augspurg 1737

Body Shape:

Violin

Current Location:

E, Barcelona

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Conservatory of Music

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

290 (formerly 734)

Head:

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

35.4

String Length:

32

Rib Depth:

2.9

Upper Width:

16.5

Middle Width:

11.2

Bottom Width:

20.4

Information Source:

Escalas 1992, p. 158; PT visit 10/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Escalas 1992, p. 158

Arched back. Museum classifies as a violin, 19th C.; says label false according to Vannes. Tourin: only one corner (upper) in middle bouts; overhanging edges; neck and scroll not original. Not found on website, using either catalog no. or name or “quinton”.