DHV:
768
Tourin ID:
RUH 09

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Nuremberg

Maker:

Matthias

Hummel

Date:

1700

Matthias Hummel / Lauten- u. Geigen- / macher / in Nürnberg ANNO 1700

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Niederaltaich

Sound Holes:

F

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

Head:

Scroll

Previous Owner:

Measurements:

Body Length:

72

String Length:

68

Rib Depth:

13

Upper Width:

31.6

Middle Width:

23.5

Bottom Width:

40.8

Information Source:

Ruhland to TGM, 12/03 (label text); Martius 1996, pp. 48-57; PT visit 9/78

Literature:

Photographs:

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Auctions:

Comments:

Herzog 2003, D-10; Martius 1996, pp. 48-57, 120

Martius 2016, p. 144 (front, body only); Martius 1996, p. 119 (F+B, head side)

Martius 1996: 3-piece table, carved, with high arching and clear recurve, 2-piece back. Built on same mold as LEIPB 23 and LYMAN 1. Repair label “Domenikus Kasper, Saiten- Instrumentenmacher / Wengen im Allgäu 1890” (probably a cello conversion). Dimensions 72.2, 31.2/23.5/41.2, 12.9, -. Original pegbox: 2 pags treble, 3 bass side. Martius 2016: date illegible.