DHV:
769
Tourin ID:
RUH 10

Size:

Pardessus

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Benoist

Fleury

Date:

1745

Benoist Fleury / a Paris 1745 [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Niederaltaich

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Private collection

No. of Strings:

5

Catalog Number:

Head:

Female

Previous Owner:

Walter Hamma, Stuttgart

Measurements:

Body Length:

33.8

String Length:

30.6

Rib Depth:

5.2

Upper Width:

15.6

Middle Width:

11.2

Bottom Width:

18.8

Information Source:

Ruhland to TGM, 12/03

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

[Unpublished, from owner: front, head front (color)]

Eckert 2002 (Lendormy)

Table has double purfling, may be 1-piece; back is 2-piece. Fingerboard and tailpiece cut on diagonal at ends closest to bridge; they and pegs are new, in palisander/rosewood. 3 pegs treble, 2 bass side.