DHV:
458
Tourin ID:
KOPEB 15

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

Maker:

S

Jonas

Stockholm

Elg

Date:

1714

Jonas Elg / fecit in Stock / holm Anno / 1714

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

DK

No. of Strings:

(4)

Collection:

Danish Music Museum

Sound Holes:

C

Catalog Number:

387.D25

Head:

Scroll

Private Owner:

Previous Owner:

Carl Claudius

Measurements:

Body Length:

70.5

String Length:

Rib Depth:

13.8

Upper Width:

32.2

Middle Width:

23.1

Bottom Width:

40.2

Information Source:

K. Sparr to TGM, 5/11; T. Bergstrøm to TGM, 2/04; Hammerich 1911, p. 92

Literature:

Hammerich 1911, p. 92; Boivie 1921, p. 53; Hammerich 1909, pp. 76-77

Photographs:

[Unpublished, from K. Sparr 5/11 (museum photos): front 3/4, B+S, rosette (color)]

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Hammerich: cello conversion; rosette. Tourin: 3-piece table with raised black edging, purfling around rose; 2-piece back with single purfling. Museum dimensions (via K. Sparr, 5/11): 73.0, 32.0, 24.0, 40.5, 13.5, 66.0. Rose has 16 petals; hidden by fingerboard. Repairs done in 1958, per a handwritten label/tag attached to instrument.