DHV:
50
Tourin ID:
BASEL 8

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Claude

Pierray

Date:

1700 C

Claude Pieray, / A Paris [printed]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

CH, Basel

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Historisches Museum

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

1916.307

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Gebrüder Hug & Co., Basel

Measurements:

Body Length:

69.7

String Length:

72.0?

Rib Depth:

14

Upper Width:

32.7

Middle Width:

24.2

Bottom Width:

39.6

Information Source:

PT visits 6/77 & 10/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Klaus 1997, p. 50

Kirnbauer 2014, p. 35 (front 78 [color]); [by PT: front, head 3/4 (color)]

Tourin: new neck, possibly also pegbox. Double purfling. Klaus: 2-piece table and back; repair label “Heinrich Müller / von S. blassien. 1814” [handwritten]; dimensions 68.7, 32.7/23.9/39.4, 13.3, 72.0.