DHV:
915
Tourin ID:
YALE 06

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

D, Füssen

Maker:

Sympert

Niggell

Date:

1770

Sympertus Niggel, Lauten- und / Geigen-Macher in Füssen, 1770 [printed except 70]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

USA, New Haven, CT

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Yale University

No. of Strings:

7

Catalog Number:

4674.62 (formerly 346)

Head:

Cherub

Previous Owner:

Emil Herrmann

Measurements:

Body Length:

69.4

String Length:

72.4

Rib Depth:

11.7

Upper Width:

30.2

Middle Width:

22.3

Bottom Width:

38.8

Information Source:

TGM visit 10/93

Literature:

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Auctions:

Comments:

On museum’s website (FB+S [color]); [by TGM: FB+S]

Tailpiece also drilled for 6 strings. Dark varnish, especially back and ribs.