DHV:
449
Tourin ID:
KOPEB 06

Size:

Treble ?

Label Text:

Place Made:

Maker:

CZ

Maximilian

Breslau

Zacher

Date:

1736

Maximilian Zachar fec. Wratisl. 1736

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

DK

No. of Strings:

6

Collection:

Danish Music Museum

Sound Holes:

Flame

Catalog Number:

375.D40

Head:

Child

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

J.A. Weidinger, -1898

Measurements:

Body Length:

42.0

String Length:

38.5

Rib Depth:

6.2

Upper Width:

Middle Width:

Bottom Width:

29.0

Information Source:

T. Bergstrøm to TGM, 2/04; Hammerich 1911, p. 87

Literature:

Hammerich 1911, p. 87; Hammerich 1909, p. 72

Photographs:

Berck 2015, p. 117 (front); Hammerich 1911, p. 87 (front); Hammerich 1909, p. 72 (front)

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Hammerich: Traces of earlier use as a viola d’amore; calls it “Alt-Viola da braccio” but suggests A-tenor tuning. (Tourin: tenor; Berck: viola d’amore) Rather square shoulders; rosette. Repaired by E. Hjorth, Kopenhagen, 1898. (Wratislavia is Latin for Breslau = Wrocław.)