DHV:
936
Tourin ID:

Size:

Bass

Label Text:

Place Made:

F, Paris

Maker:

Michel

Collichon

Date:

1689

Michel Colicho[n] [handwritten]

Body Shape:

Viol

Current Location:

D, Bochum

Sound Holes:

C

Collection:

Sammlung Grumbt im Schloss Kemnade

No. of Strings:

7

Catalog Number:

Head:

Bacchus

Previous Owner:

Hans Grumbt, Bochum, -1970 (d. 1989)

Measurements:

Body Length:

70

String Length:

Rib Depth:

12.5

Upper Width:

32.5

Middle Width:

23.8

Bottom Width:

40

Information Source:

Muthesius 1996, no. 4; Kessler 1990, p. 55

Literature:

Photographs:

Recordings:

Auctions:

Comments:

Muthesius 1996; Kessler 1990, p. 55; Moens 1980, no. 18

Muthesius 1996, p. 49 (head side, detail of nut); [unpublished, from H. Harders 8/11: front, head 3/4 (color)]

Muthesius 1996, no. 4: 5-piece table; bass bar not original (marked “R. + M. Millant”); head original; varnish retouched. Fingerboard and tailpiece veneered in tortoiseshell with framing band of white/black/white. Owner given as Bochum, Stadtbücherei. Moens 1980 gives date as 1682.