DHV:
407
Tourin ID:
KENS 15

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

GB, London

Maker:

Barak

Norman

Date:

1690

Barak Norman, at the Bass Viol in Saint Paul’s Alley, London, fecit, 1690

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Collection:

[KENSINGTON 15 (James Whewall)]

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Previous Owner:

James Whewall, North Gate, Halifax (in 1872)

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Information Source:

Engel 1872, p. 24

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Comments:

Hebbert 2001, p. 290 (1690:1); Engel 1872, p. 24 (no. 176)

Converted to a cello. “Fine carving”