DHV:
519
Tourin ID:
LEIPB 40

Size:

Tenor

Label Text:

Place Made:

D,

Maker:

Date:

16.. ?

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Leipzig

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Universität Leipzig

No. of Strings:

6

Catalog Number:

804

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Albert Gottlieb Methfessel (1785-1869)

Measurements:

Body Length:

49.3

String Length:

56

Rib Depth:

9

Upper Width:

26.9

Middle Width:

19.6

Bottom Width:

30.5

Information Source:

PT visit 10/78

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Heyde 1986, pp. 119-20; Schultz 1929, p. 70; Kinsky 1912, 2:454

On museum’s website (front [color]); Kinsky 1912, 2:448 (front)

Back and ribs of cherry. Soundholes lack upper eye. Heyde 1986 gives actual dimensions as 47.6-48.3, 29.2-29.9/18.5-18.9/30.5-29.2, - (??). Kinsky 1912: South German, 17C; dimensions 49.5, 21.5 [sic]/-/30.5, 9.0, -.